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Java Swing Book

Glen Iris
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Joined: Jul 13, 2011
Posts: 168

Hey Guys,

I am thinking of doing the OCJD exam (only thinking at this stage!) and would like to become competent with Java Swing. Can anybody here recommend a good text book (preferably with an accompanying electronic version of the book)


Michael Dunn
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Joined: Jun 09, 2003
Posts: 4632
the swing tutorial from the oracle site
is probably the most up-to-date reference.

there were a couple of good books some
years back, but a lot has changed since
they were released.
Amit Goda
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Joined: Jan 21, 2012
Posts: 37

I completely agree with Michael. Java Swing Tutorials

The Best to start with.

Glen Iris
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Joined: Jul 13, 2011
Posts: 168

Thanks Guys
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Java Swing Book
jQuery in Action, 3rd edition