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Mouse Event on Container
Joined: Jan 28, 2004
Jan 28, 2010 02:45:16
I have a Component placed inside a Container. When I click on the component, is it only the Component that will receive a mouse event - not the Container? If true, how can I tell the Container that it is clicked?
Joined: Jun 09, 2003
Jan 28, 2010 02:58:26
if the component has any mouseListener added (tooltip etc) it will consume the event.
in that case you need to forward it to the container via dispatchEvent(...)
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