Component : Java Glossary


a generic term for the various doodads you can place on your windows, including Buttons, listboxes, Choices, Checkboxes, checkbox groups, Menus … Component is also the name of a class that contains methods common to all Components such as setVisible and setForegroundColor. The Swing equivaent is called JComponent.

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Oracle’s Javadoc on Component class : available:

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