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Setting the JFrame contentpane's border
Joined: Sep 15, 2003
Mar 26, 2004 12:08:00
Is there a way to create an empty border on the
's contentpane, so that when I add components to it the will not be placed flushed with the sides? I would like to do this without having to add a
to the contentpane first. Thank you.
Joined: Oct 18, 2000
Mar 29, 2004 10:40:00
All you have to do is cast the content pane to a
and set the border...
((JComponent)getContentPane()).setBorder( BorderFactory.createMatteBorder( 10, 10, 10, 10, Color.blue ) );
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