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Hi,

How can i make a text append in a JTextArea to be indented, so the first line of the append text get the from the beggining of the left side, and the seconds and subsecuent lines from the same text append gets one character to the left of the first line?

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-=Raul=-
 
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You might consider using a JTextPane with a StyledDocument. See the "TextSamplerDemo" app in How to Use Editor Panes and Text Panes for some ideas.
 
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