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cut copy and paste functions

Burt Reynolds

Joined: Nov 26, 2003
Posts: 2
how do I write code that will use the clip board to cut copy and paste text into or from a input textArea?
Vikalp Setya

Joined: May 10, 2003
Posts: 18
I think every swing text components supports copy/paste/cut to and from clipboard. There's cut(), copy() and paste() methods in JTextArea. For corresponding Action classes, see DefaultEditorKit.cutAction, DefaultEditorKit.copy action. Text cut/copied from textfield goes to the clipboard automatically.

Regards,<br />vikalps
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