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Changing fonts in JLabel?

 
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So i cant get this to cahnge the font, it always stays the same.. Any ideas?
 
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Use the setFont method on the JLabel class.
top.add(new JLabel("Welcome to the HI Lo Game!").setFont(new Font("Papyrus", Font.BOLD, 60)));
 
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That doesn't compile as setFont is a void method. You probably meant something like:
 
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'void' type not allowed here


when i did that it gave me this exception
 
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So use Wouter's code; that solves that problem.
 
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Looks like a GUI-related question, so to the GUI forum it shall go!
 
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