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Editable JTextField and contextual menu

 
Dennis Putnam
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Can someone explain why the copy/paste/select keyboard shortcuts work on editable JTextFields but right clicking will not bring up the contextual menu? It seems if one works I shouldn't have to program the other. TIA.
 
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windows commands Vs no-standard-r/click commands
 
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Oh, rats! Thanks for the reply.
 
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Key Bindings.
 
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