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regarding the textfield

narayana satish
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Joined: Dec 21, 2000
Posts: 25
How to color for the entire text field,i.e., if i type my text i should get in different color say red, blue or green.
Cindy Glass
"The Hood"
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Joined: Sep 29, 2000
Posts: 8521
you can say
myText.setForeground(magenta);
myText.setForeground(new Color(120, 150, 244));
TextField inherit setForeground from Component and setBackground from TextComponent.
Class Color defines a bunch of ready made colors for you to use. Or you can feed in the numbers relating the the mix of red green and blue that you want (like the custom color setters in paint applications).
There are other contructors available if you read the API.


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