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beginner question on swing component size

 
Randall Twede
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it is humbling to ask such a basic question but i will. say i have a fairly large frame. i add a JComboBox to "North". well it takes up the whole width of the frame. how do i make it only as big as necessary and align it to either the left or right?
 
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Use a nested JPanel with a FlowLayout. You can give this FlowLayout the alignment you want.
 
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thanks again Rob
 
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Hey Randall,
Tried MigLayout yet?
 
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Randall Twede wrote:thanks again Rob

You're welcome
 
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