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JOptionPane - OK and Cancel buttons

Alan Shiers
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Hi there,

I'm trying to make my application bilingual: English and French. When I prompt the user for input using JOptionPane.showInputDialog it appears with OK and Cancel buttons. That's fine for the English speaking folks, but how do I change the text on the Cancel button to the French equivelant: Annuler. The OK button is the same in French, so I don't need to change it. If I later expand to include Spanish, the OK and Cancel buttons should really read: Aceptar and Cancelar respectively.

Please advise.

Alan
Michael Dunn
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Darryl Burke
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All Components have a setLocale(....) method and JComponents have setDefaultLocale(...). Don't reinvent the wheel.Read the API for Locale for more information and links to valid language and country codes.


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Alan Shiers
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Thanks for the guidance guys. Really appreciate it. The support you all provide here is awesome. On this particular topic you provided exactly what I needed.

Alan
 
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