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TAB Key Functionality on JTable

KrishnaMohan Turlapati

Joined: Apr 19, 2004
Posts: 2
I've a JTable in a Container and when I press TAB key from JTable the Focus should be set to other Component in different container
How this can be achieved in JDK1.4?
Any Sample code?
Thanks in Advance
Avi Abrami
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Joined: Oct 11, 2000
Posts: 1141

The Java Look and Feel Design Guidelines book(s) contain the information you seek.
The default behaviour for a "JTable" is to use the <CTRL>+<TAB> or <CTRL>+<SHIFT>+<TAB> key combinations in order to navigate out of the "JTable" -- in other words, to transfer focus to another component.
Good Luck,
Ling Chung
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Joined: Mar 29, 2004
Posts: 39
How can i make sure when the JTable has focus not a single cell is selected but the entire row?
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