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comustomize shpae JFrame

Posted on 2003-11-04
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Well i say a tutoral of making round and any othersahpe windows in Win32.

Can i create any shape JFrame in Java?

If yes plz speceify resources.



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you can't

without using JNI

which makes your java app system specific
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even with JNI...I'm not sure you can :-(
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You can give the illusion of other shaped windows using a JWindow by taking a snapshot of the screen behind the window and using that as the background to make it appear transparent.
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of course, if you move the window, or close any of the other windows, the illusion will be destroyed :-(
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> if you move the window, or close any of the other windows,
> the illusion will be destroyed

listeners can handle that
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