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J Hartley
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Hi I have a little problem..
I create a new dialog with
dialog = new bookDialog
dialog.pack();
the user presses the book button which does the following...
dialog.setVisible(true);
to close this dialog i then call
dialog.setVisible(false);

Alls Fine. But next time i call dialog.setVisible(true); my dialog flashes on the screen for a second and then minimizes itself!!
Can Anyone Help?
cheers
joe
 
Anil Sadineni
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Hi Joe,
Try to prepare ur dialog as Model. You may get whatever you want.
Anil
 
J Hartley
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Hi, prepare as Model? , I dont follow you?
Cheers
Joe
 
Anil Sadineni
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Hi Joe,
Prepare ur dialog as model dialog. See the API for JDialog constructers.

Bye
Anil
 
Nigel Browne
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You could try using Dialog.show();
when the event to make your dialog visisble is fired.
When you want your dialog to close you could use Dialog.dispose();
[This message has been edited by Nigel Browne (edited May 28, 2001).]
 
J Hartley
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Hi, I have my dialogs as Modal. The dispose() method works fine . Thanks for all your help.
Cheers
Joe
 
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