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null pointer exception

depak khatri

Joined: Jul 05, 2010
Posts: 5
i am making a prog to enter values in a textfield array and sum all those values but
i am getting null pointer exception when i click on sum button and clear button
please help me out
Ernest Friedman-Hill
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Joined: Jul 08, 2003
Posts: 24199

In this code

For each value of i and j, you're creating a whole new 2-dimensional array, and putting a TextField into one element. The next time around the loop, you create another new array, discarding the first one, and put a TextField into a different element; etc. You get NullPointerExceptions because the end result is an array which contains just one TextField (the very last one) and a lot of nulls.

Just remove that "t=new TextField[n][n];" line. You create the array when the member variable is declared, so you don't need to create it again!>

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