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Multiline Tooltip

 
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hai friends,
Can anybody point out me how to make a multiline tool tip
for a JComponent.
Thankx in Advance,
Rajesh Adukkadukkath
 
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You might want to try here:
http://www.codeguru.com/java/Swing/JToolTip/index.shtml
 
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I checked out the link and saw it was useful. The best way, however, is to use good old html. Much less code and more flexible to edit.

The only extra is that you will need a component renderer to do it sucessfully.


Happy programming!
 
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