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Tabbing bewteen textfields

Michael Bell
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Joined: Dec 05, 2005
Posts: 19
I have a JPanel containing text fields. By default when the tab key is pressed traversal is horizontal rows and then columns. I wish to go down the column first. Can this be done simply or must I do

public class MyOwnFocusTraversalPolicy
extends FocusTraversalPolicy { .....
Anand Loni
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Joined: Jan 20, 2006
Posts: 150
hi,

Default tab-order is according to the components added to JPanel. First
try to add components as they are in tab-order. If that doesnot work then implement your own tab-order policy.

Regards..


~ Anand,
SCJP 1.5, SCWCD 1.5
 
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