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Rus Corina
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Hi. I am currently trying to do a small program where i have some JTextFields, and i want to somehow have an autocompletion feature (the data that i need must be taken from an sql express 2008 server). Does anyone have any idea if such a feature exists in Java? Or any suggestions on how i might do this (it involves thousands of data to search from, so it needs to be efficient).
Maneesh Godbole
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A quick search gave me these two topics

This question would sit better on our UI forums. Moving.

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I agree. Here's the link:
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