aspose file tools*
The moose likes Swing / AWT / SWT and the fly likes Using a FileChooser to get and display an image Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login


Win a copy of The Java EE 7 Tutorial Volume 1 or Volume 2 this week in the Java EE forum
or jQuery UI in Action in the JavaScript forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Java » Swing / AWT / SWT
Bookmark "Using a FileChooser to get and display an image" Watch "Using a FileChooser to get and display an image" New topic
Author

Using a FileChooser to get and display an image

Alison Davis
Greenhorn

Joined: Nov 30, 2009
Posts: 2
Hi everyone,

Basically, I'm trying to add this code to an 'open image' button. I'd like it to display the image in a JFrame, and I think I've got most of it sorted, but there's obviously something that I'm missing. If anyone can point it out, it'd be fantastic!


Paul Clapham
Bartender

Joined: Oct 14, 2005
Posts: 18541
    
    8

What makes you think you are missing something?

I notice that you ask the user to select a file, then you make that file into an image (ignoring any exceptions which might be thrown), then you don't do anything with the image. Was that the something you were missing, or were there some other symptoms you could tell us about?
Campbell Ritchie
Sheriff

Joined: Oct 13, 2005
Posts: 38412
    
  23
Welcome to JavaRanch

Please use the CODE button; I shall try to edit your post (since you are new) so you can see how much better it looks.
Alison Davis
Greenhorn

Joined: Nov 30, 2009
Posts: 2
Thankyou - yes, I was missing the fact that I wasn't actually doing anything with the image! Silly me.

Didn't notice the code option, duly noted, and thanks again : )
 
 
subject: Using a FileChooser to get and display an image