Solved

AWT

Posted on 2002-04-05
2
290 Views
Last Modified: 2010-03-31
In AWT Frame when we set the layout as FlowLayout Manager
how can we arrange different panels at the desired position inside the frame instead of each panel adding besides the other panel implicitly.

When I used the setBounds() method on the panel, the panel is not positioned according to the given values
but it is just getting added beside an exisitng panel.
0
Comment
Question by:yrrm
2 Comments
 
LVL 2

Expert Comment

by:mzimmer74
ID: 6921452
Well, that's the way FlowLayout works.  If you want to position panels you'll need to use a different layout.  Depending on how detailed you want to be I'd suggest GridLayout, BorderLayout, or GridBagLayout going from least to most detailed.
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
cini_gm earned 50 total points
ID: 6922442
If u want to set ur component positions using setBounds, then u must use setLayout(null). ie, If u r setting as null, then u can position ur components where ever u want. Any other layout places ur components in a fixed way.
0

Featured Post

Industry Leaders: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Introduction This article is the first of three articles that explain why and how the Experts Exchange QA Team does test automation for our web site. This article explains our test automation goals. Then rationale is given for the tools we use to a…
In this post we will learn how to connect and configure Android Device (Smartphone etc.) with Android Studio. After that we will run a simple Hello World Program.
This tutorial covers a practical example of lazy loading technique and early loading technique in a Singleton Design Pattern.
This video teaches viewers about errors in exception handling.

679 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question