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Hi, I wrote a program to pop up a window after a certain period. I used thread in my program, when i run the program it just sleeps for a fixed time and then displays a window. Now, my problem is, Once i start the program and open other applications ( explorer,browser,word document ), the window that is opened by my java program does not come on other windows, it just opens and an icon stays in the toolbar, i need to click on the icon on the toolbar to view the window. What should i do to bring the window on all other opened windows. thanks
The method you're looking for is toFront(), which makes a window attempt to come to the top of all windows on the display. This works like you'd expect, except on Windows XP(if I recall correctly), which just flashes the button on the taskbar for the window.
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