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Making co-ordinates co-operate!

Mike Smike
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Joined: Aug 25, 2004
Posts: 33
Hi guys!

I'm trying to make a grid of 10 x 10 textfields. I need each textfield to be referenced by an individual co-ordinate. They must start at (0,0) which should be at the bottom left of the grid (like on a normal graph).

So far I have managed to make a 10 x 10 grid of text fields, and each is simply numbered from 0 - 99 starting at the top left. This is no good unfortunately. This is what I've managed:

And then I just call
in my main method.

Any help would be greatly appreciated! Thank you muchos mooses!
Landon Blake
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Joined: Oct 15, 2004
Posts: 43
Have you thought about trying a JPanel with using a GridLayout Layout Manager? I think it will accomplish what you need.


Mike Smike
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Joined: Aug 25, 2004
Posts: 33
I am using the GridLayout. Here's a bit more of my code:

However, I want to somehow create a loop which numbers/references each cell, starting at the bottom left, with their co-ordinate, i.e (0,0),(0,1),(9,3) etc.

Sorry for not making that very clear. Please help

Dirk Schreckmann

Joined: Dec 10, 2001
Posts: 7023
Moving this to the Swing / AWT / SWT / JFace forum...

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Craig Wood
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Mike Smike
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Joined: Aug 25, 2004
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Thank you muchos Mr Craig Wood! That will help me heaps! You're a very good ranch hand!

It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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