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JFC Swing Tutorial, The: A Guide to Constructing GUIs, Second Edition by Sharon Zakhour, Alison Huml, Mary Campione, Kathy Walrath

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Chapter 5. Writing Event Listeners

http://java.sun.com/docs/books/tutorial/uiswing/events/index.html

This chapter gives you details about writing event listeners. It assumes you've already read Handling Events (page 19) in Chapter 2, which gives an overview of the event model.

You might not need to read this section, at all. Your first source of information for event information should be the how-to section for the component in question. You can find the appropriate section using A Visual Index to Swing Components (page 37) in Chapter 3. Each component's section shows code for handling the events most commonly needed when implementing the component. For example, How to Use Check Boxes (page 163) in Chapter 7 shows you how to handle mouse clicks ...

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