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Icon for JTabbedPane

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JTabbedPane tabbedPane = new JTabbedPane();
ImageIcon icon = createImageIcon("images/middle.gif");

JComponent panel1 = makeTextPanel("Panel #1");
tabbedPane.addTab("Tab 1", icon, panel1,
                  "Does nothing");

The above code will display the image beside the text but is't possible to display the image above or below the text?

thanks
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Question by:Kennywen
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Not without writing your own UI implementation.
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by:mmuruganandam
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It has to work...


Try the following sample,


import java.awt.BorderLayout;
import java.awt.FlowLayout;

import javax.swing.*;

public class TabPaneTest extends JFrame
{
      public TabPaneTest()
      {
            super();
      
            initialize();      
      }
      
      private void initialize()
      {
            JPanel panel = (JPanel)getContentPane();
            panel.setLayout(new BorderLayout());
            
            JTabbedPane pane = new JTabbedPane();
            panel.add(pane, BorderLayout.CENTER);
            
            JPanel childPanel = new JPanel();
            childPanel.setLayout(new FlowLayout());
            childPanel.add(new JTextField(10));
            childPanel.add(new JLabel("Hellow how are you?"));
            
            Icon icon = new ImageIcon("C:\\Smiley.gif");
            pane.addTab("Test Pane", icon, childPanel, "Testting of image icon on tab pane");
            
            setSize(300, 300);
            setVisible(true);
            
            setDefaultCloseOperation(EXIT_ON_CLOSE);
      }

      public static void main(String[] args)
      {
            new TabPaneTest();
      }
}


>> C:\\Smiley.gif
change this to some other image which you have


I am suspecting your "createImageIcon" method.


Regards,
Muruga
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by:mmuruganandam
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Oops!  I misunderstood the question!

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by:mmuruganandam
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U can't do that way
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