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drag and drop report builder

Jonathan Chuang

Joined: Feb 15, 2011
Posts: 1
Trying to get some idea here,
salesforce CRM now features a new report builder which allow you to do the following things in browser,
1. drag and drop report column
2. dynamic preview db content
If I am trying to accomplish some similar effects in JAVA, what framework/technology should I try first.

Thanks in advance.

Wouter Oet
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Joined: Oct 25, 2008
Posts: 2700

Swing has drag&drop functionality. I assume AWT has it also. But any other view technology will probably also support it. So it is up to you.

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Campbell Ritchie

Joined: Oct 13, 2005
Posts: 46320
And welcome to the Ranch

It tells you about Drag'n'Drop in the Java™ Tutorials.
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: drag and drop report builder
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