Label text allignment

Posted on 2004-10-23
Last Modified: 2010-03-31
Hi Experts!!
Here is a piece of code i am using to postion the text in my label in center, but it not working. Could u please tell me what is wrong?

aDie = new JLabel( String.valueOf(top)  );
      aDie.setBounds(10, 10, 10, 10);
      aDie.setPreferredSize(new Dimension(90,90));
     aDie.setFont(new Font("Sansserif", Font.BOLD, 80));

     aDie.setBackground( Color.white );
Question by:komlaaa
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    JLabel aDie = new JLabel(String.valueOf(top), SwingConstants.CENTER);

    Author Comment

    Thanks CEHJ, the answer was quick!!
    thanks again.
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