Actually this isn't a direct question I'm just not really sure where to start. I want to create a small Java application that sits on one side of the screen and is always visible. Preferably when the user maximises other windows it recognises that this is taking up a certain amount of room and maximises up to the edges of it.
I've tried searching for help but I'm not really sure what to search for so this hasn't been particularly helpful. I've attached a file with a layout example of what i'm trying to do.
I have seen something like this done before but i'm not sure where