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iam having a class called first.java which uses frames and menus, when Click the menu item name file, new class called second.java is executed, but it opens in a new window, i want the first.java container to display the execution of second.java

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use a CardLayout()

whatever displays in first.java, is card(0), then, instead of a frame for
second.java, use a JPanel, then add second.java as card(1)

the actionListener for the menuItem just has card.next(..), to display second.java

more info

http://java.sun.com/docs/books/tutorial/uiswing/layout/card.html
 
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