paintComponent : Java Glossary


not to be confused with Container.paintComponents. In Swing, you override the paintComponent method of your JComponent, usually a JPanel, rather than the paint method of a Canvas as you do in AWT (Advanced Windowing Toolkit). Here is some sample code to make a simple drawing, and save it as a *.png image file.

Learning More

Oracle’s Javadoc on paint package : available:

This page is posted
on the web at:

Optional Replicator mirror
on local hard disk J:

Please the feedback from other visitors, or your own feedback about the site.
Contact Roedy. Please feel free to link to this page without explicit permission.

Your face IP:[]
You are visitor number