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What this is

This file is part of the Tame Swing collection that we have compiled. All of the Java source code in these examples was created by Nobuo Tamemasa. As these examples have become hard to find on the internet, we have put them in one place here, supported by minimal advertising. In time we will include images of each running sample Java/Swing application.

The intent of having these files here is to help you learn Java and Swing by example, and Tame certainly created some terrific examples of the power of the Swing framework.

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The source code

/* (swing1.1.1) */
package tame.examples;

import java.awt.BorderLayout;
import java.awt.event.ComponentAdapter;
import java.awt.event.ComponentEvent;
import java.awt.event.WindowAdapter;
import java.awt.event.WindowEvent;

import javax.swing.DefaultCellEditor;
import javax.swing.JComboBox;
import javax.swing.JComponent;
import javax.swing.JFrame;
import javax.swing.JScrollPane;
import javax.swing.JTable;
import javax.swing.SwingUtilities;
import javax.swing.table.DefaultTableModel;

import tame.table.EachRowEditor;

@author Nobuo Tamemasa
@version 1.1 09/09/99
public class EachRowEditorExample extends JFrame {
  public EachRowEditorExample(){
    super("EachRow Editor Example");

    DefaultTableModel dm = new DefaultTableModel();
      new Object[][]{{"Name"  ,"MyName"},
      new Object[]{"Column1","Column2"});

    JTable table = new JTable(dm);
    JComboBox comboBox = new JComboBox();
    comboBox.addComponentListener(new ComponentAdapter() {
      public void componentShown(ComponentEvent e) {
        final JComponent c = (JComponent)e.getSource();
        SwingUtilities.invokeLater(new Runnable() {
          public void run () {
            if (c instanceof JComboBox) {

    EachRowEditor rowEditor = new EachRowEditor(table);
    rowEditor.setEditorAt(1, new DefaultCellEditor(comboBox));

    JScrollPane scroll = new JScrollPane(table);
    getContentPane().add( scroll , BorderLayout.CENTER);
    setSize( 400, 100 );

  public static void main(String[] args) {
    EachRowEditorExample frame = new EachRowEditorExample();
    frame.addWindowListener( new WindowAdapter() {
      public void windowClosing( WindowEvent e ) {

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