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Problem with repaint()

Clay Adkerson
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Joined: Mar 16, 2005
Posts: 27
i have 3 buttons: b1,b2,b3. What im trying to do is is when you click on the button it will use drawString to write what button you clicked. Im using AWT .

Here is the code i have so far.


The problem is that i cant figure out how to get it to use drawString. I tried using repaint() but i dont think i did it correctly. Im am a newb at this. I put in the paint method-> if(source == *button name here*) and then typing the g.drawString and i put repaint() in actionPerformed but it wouldnt work. Compiled correctly though. Hope you understand what im asking. Thanks ahead,
-Clay
Craig Wood
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Clay Adkerson
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Joined: Mar 16, 2005
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Thanks. This helps some. I'll look it over and update my code. What i have to do is create an applet showing what we learned in class. I have 3 buttons(Java, Html, Unix) that when you click will print text on the screen giving examples and such of each. That class that i posted was just a test thing to try to get it to work.
 
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