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Swing Textfield/TextArea Collapse on Dialog Resize

You might be working with Swing’s GridBagLayout and feel a little like … this guy because you see something like this : when all you wanted was this: This is because you are adding text to JTextArea. This causes a … Continue reading


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Swing : Table Row Displayer in Dialog

Tables are great for displaying a matrix of information, however they show their limitations when they are showing a lot of columns, or they have columns displaying large amounts of text. For example : A lot of applications I have … Continue reading


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Expandable Text Area in Swing

Using this wonderful thing called WordPress, I noticed that in the post edit screen there is a really neat widget that I had never seen before. It’s basically a text area which is expandable via dragging a small triangle in … Continue reading


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