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cannot find symbol

sahana mithra
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Joined: Oct 26, 2010
Posts: 72
Hi all
I keep getting cannot find symbol for the imports, layouts, events in NetBeants IDE.

can anyone help me ?
Maneesh Godbole
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Joined: Jul 26, 2007
Posts: 10747

Looks like Netbeans cannot find the java classes on the classpath. Have you configured your IDE/project properly?

This question is not really a Swing problem. Moving to the IDE forums

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Peter Johnson

Joined: May 14, 2008
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What OS are you using? NetBeans tends to want to use the JDK you had installed when you first installed NetBeans; if you later delete that version of the JDK because you upgraded to a new one, NetBeans tends ot have issues. Check the etc/netbeans.conf file (inside the NetBeans installation directory), and verify that the netbeans_jdkhome property value is pointing to your JDK.

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