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i was just wondering what would the code be so that i can get a text bow to appear with some kind of numerical question, the user would then put in a number and then it wouls take them to asking them their names and such
 
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There are some classes in javax.swing that you might find useful. Look at JOptionPane.
 
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Just wondering, what do you mean by a text bow? I'm thinking bow tie, archery bow, a violin bow, the forward part of a ship... the tie to java just isn't clicking right here Unless by bow you mean something curved, which makes me think you want something with a GUI. In that case, yeah JOptionPane boxes are the thing that come to mind.
 
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Even though the "w" and "x" keys aren't adjacent on my keyboard I guess the request was for a "text box". In which case JOptionPane is a good answer.
 
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