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JLabel icon redrawing problem

D R Wilkinson
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Joined: Oct 29, 2004
Posts: 51
Hello :-)

I am having trouble getting my MapHex (extends JLabel) to redraw itself properly. At the moment, each map hex only redraws as red when the tool text tip object moves off the hex that should have changed colour when the cursor entered or exited the map hex.

The map hexes are displayed within MapPanel (extends JPanel).

Craig Wood
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Joined: Jan 14, 2004
Posts: 1535
Call repaint to show the new state:

Also, you might consider overriding paintComponent in MapHex instead of paint.
D R Wilkinson
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Joined: Oct 29, 2004
Posts: 51
Thank you very much

 
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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