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LWUIT 1.1 for Java ME Developers by Biswajit Sarkar

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Chapter 4. The Label Family

The Label family of components has four members:

  • Label
  • Button
  • CheckBox
  • RadioButton

All of the above have distinct visual and behavioral characteristics. In addition to these four, there is one more member of this family that does not appear by itself on a screen and is not a component. This is the ButtonGroup, which is a supplementary object that works with a set of radio buttons.

In this chapter, we shall study Label and its descendants and build some demos. We shall also explore the Border class a bit, as it furnishes an important embellishment for components.

The road map for this chapter is:

  • Learn about the Border class.
  • Learn about the Label class, and check out the major functionalities through an example.
  • Learn about the ...

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