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Any way to display entire text documents on GUI component?

 
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Hi,

I need to display a user manual type help document on a my GUI is there some way i can do this?
Using what JComponent?

Thanks
 
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What you need to do depends on what format the document is in (Winword? RTF? HTML? PDF? Plain text?) and what you want it to look like. Details, please.
 
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Hi Fiona

For displaying plain text document, you can just use JTextArea.
For displaying RTF or HTML format document, you may use JTextPane.
 
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