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Shortcut key to set focus on JFrame

 
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My problem is that i want to create a shortcut key or shortcut key combination like Alt+Tab. I would like to know if i can create a shortcut key, so that from anywhere, both when focus is on a desktop or if another program, pressing this key will make my jframe pop up to the foreground.

Is this at all possible? I will really appriciate any help.
 
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A Java application can only receive input events when it is focused. So no, what you are asking isn't possible in Java.

There may be way of doing this with some kind of system configuration or commands, but that wouldn't be a subject that could meaningfully be discussed in a Java forum.
 
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Hi jacob,

You can use batch file to do the work in windows.
http://netbeans.org/kb/articles/javase-deploy.html
 
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