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JTextComponent: Making certain text within the component as Bold

 
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Dear Readers,
I wanted to know if it is possible to bolden only certain text within any JTextComponent instances. I tried doing it in JTextField and JTextArea but unfortunately it emboldens the entire text.
 
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Moving to the Swing forum for expert attention.
 
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JTextField and JTextArea do not support multiple fonts or font properties. For this you can use styled text in a JTextPane. See the introductory page Using Text Components and the page it links to How to Use Editor Panes and Text Panes. JEditorPane is the more complex component.
 
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I know this works with javax.swing.JLabel but not sure what other components, basically you can format it using html.

ie:

lbl.setText("<html>Hello this is<b>bold<b></html>");
 
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Dear Readers,
I guess I will be using the Styled Text Components after all. I have been reading from the Sun Tutorial and it's a good feeling that I am getting while exploring the world out of the JTextField and JTextArea. It seems so interesting.
 
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