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Java Swing: Retrieve value of cell in header

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Please let me know how i can retrieve the value of a particular cell in the header of a JTable.

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What means the value of the cell in the header?
Do you mean colunmn name?
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Right.
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I want to retrieve the name of column, given the column number.
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This code is causing exceptions:
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String a = table.getColumn(column).getHeaderValue().toString();
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This seems to do the trick:
String columnName = table.getTableHeader().getColumnModel().getColumn(column).getHeaderValue().toString();

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But I think
Jtable table;
table.getCoulmName(int column)
should also return column name
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It does. Thanks!
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