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Nikos Stavros
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How do I write superscripted text onto a JTextArea?
 
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In a JTextArea, you can't. You can use HTML in a JTextPane or JEditorPane, which is the simplest way to accomplish what you want. You can also do it directly in those classes, which support styled text, but it's quite a bit more complicated than just using HTML.

Set to text of a JTextPane to something like



and you should see the superscript.
 
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Moving to "Swing/AWT/JFace/SWT" for further discussion.
 
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thanks for your advice

I'm not how to include that in my code
<HTML>E = mc<sup>2</sup></HTML>


can someone add a few more lines of java code
 
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