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pack() method

memati bas
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Joined: Jan 29, 2006
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I could not understand entirely that what the purpose of pack method is in Frames ??
Would you please explain by giving example code snippet ?
Jeroen T Wenting
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Joined: Apr 21, 2006
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It does the work to actually lay out all the components on the user interface, size them, and thus size the screen itself.

Just create a Swing application without calling pack() and see what happens.

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