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Dynamically Adding Components

Kevin Brooks

Joined: Jan 18, 2011
Posts: 5
I am trying to add components to a JPanel. Everything works great until I want to drop down and create another row of components. I have tried using the setAlignmentY() method, however it does not move down at all. Maybe I am not adding a large enough value to the previous value used. I am adding 250 for each "row" I want to create. Is there another method I should be using?
Rob Camick
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Joined: Jun 13, 2009
Posts: 2413
You need to use the appropriate combination of Layout Managers to get your desired layout.
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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