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awt vs swings

 
Amit jain Mait
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why do we say that swings are light weight in nature?

and why was the swings introduced in java in spite of we had the awt.
 
Campbell Ritchie
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It's not called swings, nor "awt". This FAQ page may help.

Moving thread from beginning forum.
 
Michael Dunn
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google
awt vs swing

really, we're not here to do your research
 
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