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how to blink the title bar - plz help urgent

 
amit kumar gupta
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i am amit working on j2ee/swing technology and developing a
chat server.

my problem is that i want my Jframe title bar blinking(when it is minimized) as soon as this
window gets a new message.
 
Eddie Vanda
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You could use a timer and call "setIconImage(Image image)" on the frame to alternate between two images. Unfortunately, windows limits the size of the image. I don't know of any way to affect the background of the tab in java - maybe someone else has an idea?
 
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