The problem is that this and jaxax.swing.JComboBox are in a different inheritance hierarchy - so JComponent is the lowest class they both inherit from.
But, com.jidesoft.combobox.ListComboBox looks like it acts like a simple JComboBox. And both ListComboBox and DateComboBox inherit from com.jidesoft.combobox.AbstractComboBox, which contains the getSelectedItem() method.
So you should be able to do this:
Joined: Jul 03, 2010
thanks for replying...
yeah it is com.jidesoft.combobox.DateComboBox
i'll change all the jcombobox instances to ListComboBox..