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Divya Venkatesh

Joined: Nov 05, 2002
Posts: 28
I am designing an Image Editor to work on some image manupalation techniques.
I want my application to allow the user to browse files in his directory and open up a file of his choice.
Is there any class which enables us to browse the directories.?
thanks a lot.

Shashi Kanta
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Joined: May 08, 2002
Posts: 89
Hi Divya,
Use the class FileDialog which is there in the awt package.
Thats all !
Vijayakumar Arya
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Joined: Jan 27, 2003
Posts: 76
Hi Divya,
You can go for swings that are very cool to use. Try javax.swing.JFileChooser, instead of AWT.

Thanks,<p>Vijay<p>The Hand that gives, Gathers.
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