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I am trying to figure out the correct way to setSize on the following:

JFormattedTextField apr = new JFormattedTextField(percentFormat);

I tried adding set.Size(100,50); and various other sizes in the add statement is this the correct way to do it or am I way off course?
 
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The setColumns method will be able to adjust the width, and you can also override getPreferredSize to give it the width and height you require.

The default implementation of getPreferredSize returns:

If a non-zero number of columns has been set, the width is set to the columns multiplied by the column width.

 
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Moving to Swing/AWT...
 
Don't get me started about those stupid light bulbs.
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