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Garandi Garandi
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Joined: Jan 07, 2003
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I want to place a JLabel to the left of a JTextField using GridbagLayout.
Question:
How to make the text on JLabel to stay on the left if I resize the container.


Thank you in advane
Garandi
Craig Wood
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Joined: Jan 14, 2004
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To get the JLabel to move left you need a non–zero weightx value for it. You can control the relative sizes of the two columns by adjusting the relative weightx values for fluid resizing. You can set a border on the JLabel as a visual diagnostic to see what size it is in the layout.
 
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