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How to make JButtons working together?

Pan Niko
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Joined: Mar 19, 2011
Posts: 86

Hello,
How is possible to make JButtons who have same ImageIcon and are consecutive to change for example image when you click one of them?
Consecutive i mean(1s are JButtons with same image):

0000000
0010000
0010010
0000010
1000010
0000000

or

0000000
0000000
1111000
0000000
0001100
0000000
Darryl Burke
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Joined: May 03, 2008
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I don't know where you're stuck (since you didn't tell us!) all I can so is suggest some tutorials.
http://download.oracle.com/javase/tutorial/uiswing/components/button.html
http://download.oracle.com/javase/tutorial/uiswing/events/actionlistener.html
http://download.oracle.com/javase/tutorial/uiswing/components/icon.html


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Pan Niko
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Joined: Mar 19, 2011
Posts: 86

I didnt start coding yet, im just thinking it. I have stuck at the point how to make those JButtons "group"
Jan Hoppmann
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Joined: Jul 19, 2010
Posts: 142

What you want to do here seems like a finite state machine to me, so: yup, it's possible.
If you want to change the buttons which have the images randomly it's a bit less complicated.


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