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JTree MouseListener problem

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Hi,
I have a tree with nodes that contains a label and a checkbox.
I would like to behave differently if the checkbox is clicked or if the click is in different location in the node.
It all should be in context of the mouse listener implementation:
    public void mousePressed(MouseEvent e) {
        int x = e.getX();
        int y = e.getY();
        ...
    }
is there a way of instructing JTree to display both checkbox and text but distinguish the pressing to one of them?
or is there an easier way?
Thanks.
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