adding JLabel right justified

I am adding a JLabel to a  container with a border layout and i need to know how to make it right justified or where i would look at to find the answer.

thanks much
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You can also specify alignment in JLabel constructor
Hi Ted Schnieders,

Do you want it to be right justified in the label itself or do you want it to be right justified in the BorderLayout?

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You can do it like this :

import java.awt.BorderLayout;

import javax.swing.JFrame;
import javax.swing.JLabel;

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public class Sample extends JFrame {

      public Sample() {
            super("Sample . . .");
            JLabel label1 = new JLabel();
            label1.setText("Right Side");
            getContentPane().add(label1, BorderLayout.EAST);
            setSize(400, 300);
      public static void main(String[] args) {
            Sample x = new Sample();
Mayank SAssociate Director - Product EngineeringCommented:
This describes how to use JLabels -

Choose whichever way you want.

BTW, Javatm, welcome back :)

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Mayank SAssociate Director - Product EngineeringCommented:
There's also a sample here which does lots of alignment and stuff:
> BTW, Javatm, welcome back :)

Yap, I was prett busy w/ my new work, kind super bc this past few months. I can see that your already a wizard.
May the force be w/ you I'll try to notch few more points for that, thanks.
Mayank SAssociate Director - Product EngineeringCommented:
Good luck :)
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