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Bharadwaj Adepu
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Hi how can i ceate a browse button using swing?

But actualy i want to browse and select a directory and
not a specific file how do i do that?

If the answer is JFileChooser how can the directory selection is possible with that.


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Gregg Bolinger
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http://java.sun.com/docs/books/tutorial/uiswing/components/filechooser.html

About a quarter way down the page:


Finally, the example program has commented-out lines of code that let you change the file selection mode. For example, the following line of code makes the file chooser able to select only directories, and not files:

fc.setFileSelectionMode(JFileChooser.DIRECTORIES_ONLY);


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