Friday, October 26, 2007

How to Use JList - for Dummies

I've built a few Java programs and am still not proficient with my tools, so I am laying out a series of simple instructions for learning and using the basic Java Swing tools. This will reference the websites where I go for direction as well as examples that I've found useful.

The first place I always start is the Java tutorials on using Swing:

How to Use Lists

I ran into a situation where I had to remove multiple elements from a JList. Here is the exact trick on how to do that. It worked perfectly:

Remove Multiple Items from a List