Java: JTable Formatting a Date Column

Dear Sirs

How can I reformat this date column to display dd/MM/yyyy.
I  am using AbstractTableModel to populate my table.
I am looking forward to hearing from you.
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Omer-PitouAsked:
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gurpsbassiCommented:
Omer-PitouAuthor Commented:
I read that before. Honnestly, cellrender I am still having problems to understand how it works. Do you have a example.
gurpsbassiCommented:
public class DateCellRenderer extends DefaultTableCellRenderer {
        public DateCellRenderer() {
            super();
        }

        @Override
        public void setValue(final Object value) {
            final SimpleDateFormat sdf = new SimpleDateFormat("MM/dd/yyyy");

            String strValue = "";
            if(value != null && value instanceof Date){
               strValue = sdf.format(value);
            }
            super.setText(strValue);
        }
    }

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gurpsbassiCommented:
and then let your JTable know about it.

table.getColumnModel().getColumn(0).setCellRenderer(DateCellRenderer);
Omer-PitouAuthor Commented:
Perfect. Works as expected.
Thanks a lot.
Do you know about any tutorial that clearly explains the concept?
gurpsbassiCommented:
https://docs.oracle.com/javase/tutorial/uiswing/components/table.html

this is the main tutorial. In the example they don't use the base class like I have done. You can use either. Using the base class means you write less code.
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