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how can I increase the size of the area of JCheckbox where the check appears? Increasing the size of the JCheckbox seems to be inrcreasing only the size of the surrounding area
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Have u tried
setPreferredSize(Dimension preferredSize) method of JComponent?
JChekBox myCheckBox = new JCheckBOx();
myCheckBox.setPreferedSize(new Dimension(100,100));
I think it would give you the size u want.
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: JCheckbox
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