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JButton with a round image

Alexandre Baldo
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Joined: Aug 04, 2006
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Hello guys!
I'll try to explain the problem...
I have a JButton:

The ImageIcon is a GIF. A round GIF.
The problema is that when the button is displayed the addButton's border appears as well (there's a rect surrounding it)... I want just the Image to be shown!

Does anyone knows how can I do that?


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Gregg Bolinger
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Try addButton.setBorderPainted(false)

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Maneesh Godbole
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On XP LAF setBorderPainted(false) might not be sufficient. You might have to use addButton.setBorder(null)

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Campbell Ritchie

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Worth doing a search of this forum; questions about round buttons come up about twice a year. If you find anything useful, be sure to post a link to it with the URL button below.
Alexandre Baldo
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Thank`s guys!
I agree. Here's the link:
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