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TextField Population of Mouse Events?

 
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HOW DO I POPULATE THE TextField txt WITH THE String msg, WHICH IS DEFINED FOR EACH EVENT
 
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Hi
There are 3 modifications needed in your code.
1.TextField txt = new TextField(); should appear outside the constructor.
2.setVisible(true); should appear after add(txt, BorderLayout.SOUTH);
3.Add this line to your paint() method.
txt.setText(msg);
After these modifications the code is running fine on my machine.
 
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Thanks a lot Farid!
 
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Dear Vivek
define a new method, something like
public void setText(String msg)
{
txt.setText(msg);
}
call this method from inside every listener method. Of course, you'll have to define the TextField object txt as a instance member, i.e., outside the constructor.
Regards
Sanjeev
 
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