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Setting an option window

Mohamed Desoky
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Joined: Sep 10, 2011
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Hi, I'm new I GUI programming, I'm using netbeans, and need help of getting Input from an option window.
My Idea is to make an options window that contains two combo-boxes , OK, and cancel buttons.
How can I return the input of this window the main window of the program, will it be a frame or dialog, don't Know.
Please help.
Rob Camick
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Joined: Jun 13, 2009
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Create a JPanel that contains the two combo boxes. Then you can add the panel to a JOptionPane.

See How to Make Dialogs for more information on using an option pane.
Darryl Burke
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Joined: May 03, 2008
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Mohamed, we don't have too many rules here but we do ask that you BeForthrightWhenCrossPostingToOtherSites

http://www.java-forums.org/awt-swing/48843-help-designing-option-window.html


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