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Getting global messages etc.

Cer Sir
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Joined: Jul 16, 2002
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HI. I'm trying to create a program that will allow the user to press the mouse left button anywhere on the screen, drag, and let go, and the area will be saved to a bitmap or Jpeg image.
Q: How do I capture the mouse moves and get these coordinates properly?
khella smith
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Joined: May 06, 2002
Posts: 39
u might have to use the mosusemotionlistener's method called mousedragged and the mouselistener's method called mousepressed and mousereleased with the x and y coordinate methods from the mouseevent api to determine the exact point u want that's all i can say and hope it helps
 
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