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Can i add multiple text fields at a time

 
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Hi
I am using CardLayout in my swing app and here in one of the panel i have to provide the users with a facility, which should allow them to add as many members as they want to a 'batchId'('batchId' is already in place). I have created a simple JPanel that displays only 10 textfields(hardcoded). This will restrict my user to go beyond 10 members. I want something like the number of textfields on the panel should be increased dynamically on the users wish. What is best action that i can take on now?
 
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Offhand, I'd say an ArrayList of JTextField and GridLayout.
 
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Well you can call panel.add(new JTextField()) and call a revalidate and repaint on the panel.
Or did you mean add a new panel to the card layout?
 
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yes, i need to add a new panel to the cardlayout
 
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Originally posted by Srinivasa Maddi:
yes, i need to add a new panel to the cardlayout



Add the new panel to the panel having the card layout and referesh the UI.
 
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yes, i need to add a new panel to the cardlayout
 
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Originally posted by Srinivasa Maddi:
yes, i need to add a new panel to the cardlayout



I think that now this has been clearly stated. Good luck with this.
 
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