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Limiting text in a JTextField

Barry Brashear
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Joined: Jun 05, 2001
Posts: 303
Is there a way to limit the amount of text that can be typed
into a JTextField?

Thanks.
Hari priya
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Joined: Mar 11, 2004
Posts: 134
Hi barry -

Here is a link to the code which shows how to limit input. Hope this helps!

http://www.rgagnon.com/javadetails/java-0198.html
 
I’ve looked at a lot of different solutions, and in my humble opinion Aspose is the way to go. Here’s the link: http://aspose.com
 
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