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Ordering Items in JList

aymane chetibi
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Joined: Apr 12, 2006
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hello all,
I am not really a GUI designer, but these days I got to design some GUIs with JLists.
Well, My first question is what is the way used to set a JList header. for example we have 3 columns in jList, the first one is "Name", the second "Age" ....
My second question : is it possible to sort using these header items by clicking on them.

Also one question related to JPAnel, I want to display a notification in a jPanel that just appears on the button right of the screen and disapears by itself after 10 seconds. is this possible.

thanks a loooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooot guys.

Ilja Preuss

Joined: Jul 11, 2001
Posts: 14112
A JList doesn't have columns - you will probably want to use a JTable.

Regarding your JPanel question, I didn't understand it. I would advise to start a new thread for it and give more information.

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aymane chetibi
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thanks a lot.
I did what you asked!
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