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Len Padson
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Joined: Nov 21, 2011
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I want to make a program with a full screen image with a text box ON TOP OF the image. I know how to do the full screen, and i know how to insert the image, but is there a way to add a JTextBox on top of the image, at a fixed position (where I specify the coordinates)???
Rob Spoor
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Don't add a JLabel with an ImageIcon, but instead use something like Rob Camick's background panel. This allows you to add the JTextBox (you probably mean JTextArea) to that panel the usual way.


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