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pop up window help

cassie williams

Joined: Apr 09, 2004
Posts: 5
hi there,
how do i have a pop up window(JFrame or some sort) upon clicking on a jbutton?
Amy Phillips
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Joined: Apr 02, 2003
Posts: 280
Hi cassie,
I usually create a class which extends a JFrame and contains everything I want for my popup window. Then add an actionListener to the button you want to open the form. On the button being clicked I create an instance of my popup window form, call the method to make it do something and then call
there are probably better ways but it works
[ April 12, 2004: Message edited by: Amy Phillips ]
Consider Paul's rocket mass heater.
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