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How to print Courier onto the JTextArea?

Posted on 2004-09-29
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Last Modified: 2010-05-18
In my program I will print text onto the JTextArea. The default type is not Courier. How can I set the type as Courier?
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        yourTextArea.setFont( new Font("Courier", Font.PLAIN, 10) );
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jTextArea.setFont( new Font("Courier", Font.PLAIN, 12) );
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Ok, you have already posted. I am late
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If you want this font for **all** your JTextArea's you place somewhere at the beginning of your main():

          UIManager.put("TextArea.font", new javax.swing.plaf.FontUIResource("Courier", Font.PLAIN, 10));
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