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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.FlowLayout;
import java.awt.event.WindowAdapter;
import java.awt.event.WindowEvent;

import javax.swing.JFrame;
import javax.swing.JSlider;
import javax.swing.UIManager;

import tame.slider.BasicMThumbSliderUI;
import tame.slider.MThumbSlider;

@author Nobuo Tamemasa
@version 1.0 9/3/99
public class MThumbSliderExample2 extends JFrame {
  public MThumbSliderExample2() {
    super("MThumbSlider Example");

    JSlider slider = new JSlider();
    slider.setUI(new javax.swing.plaf.basic.BasicSliderUI(slider));

    int n = 2;
    MThumbSlider mSlider = new MThumbSlider(n);
    mSlider.setValueAt(25, 0);
    mSlider.setValueAt(75, 1);
    mSlider.setUI(new BasicMThumbSliderUI());

    getContentPane().setLayout(new FlowLayout());

  public static void main (String args[]) {
    try {
    } catch (Exception ex) {
      System.err.println("Error loading L&F: " + ex);

    MThumbSliderExample2 f = new MThumbSliderExample2();
    f.addWindowListener(new WindowAdapter() {
      public void windowClosing(WindowEvent e) {
    f.setSize (300, 100);;

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