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Changing background images

rahulash sharma

Joined: Jan 05, 2009
Posts: 15
I am new to Swing. I am preparing a application in which i am displaying a image in panel. I want to add a functionality in which if i click on that image then background image change.
How can i do that .Please help.
Thanks in advance
Maneesh Godbole
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Joined: Jul 26, 2007
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In case you haven't done so, check out this example on displaying background images

So when you want to change the image,
1) assign the new image to the image instance
2) Call a revalidate and repaint on the panel so it will start displaying the new image.

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