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JButton, JTextArea, and JTextField  RSS feed

 
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Hi everyone

I got a JButton, JTextField, and JTextArea. I want to add the text from JTextField to JTextArea, and all this to happen when i click the JButton


thanks in advance for any help
 
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Attach an ActionListener to the button. In the actionPerformed() method of that listener, use getText() on the JTextField to get the text, and setText() on the JTextArea to set it.
 
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Originally posted by Ernest Friedman-Hill:
...and setText() on the JTextArea to set it.



Or append() if you want to append to the Text Area.
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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