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problem in GridBagConstraints.fill

Punit Jain
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Joined: Aug 20, 2011
Posts: 1012
GridBagConstraints.fill is not working...
here is my code..

when i m maximizing my JFrame all of my components are coming to center they are not filling the horizontal space..
i mean instead of filling the remaining horizontal space they are coming to center with same size..
although i used

what i m doing wrong or what else i need to do to fill the horizontal space??
Darryl Burke

Joined: May 03, 2008
Posts: 4808

That's not what fill does. Read the API. Also read up on weightx and weighty.

luck, db
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Michael Dunn
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Joined: Jun 09, 2003
Posts: 4632
> Also read up on weightx and weighty.

he won't.

in his other topic exactly the same advice was given for exactly the same problem.
I agree. Here's the link:
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