Re: No buttons and minimized at a upper-left corner

RedGrittyBrick <>
Wed, 31 May 2006 00:05:13 +0100
Jack wrote:

package com.etc.gui;

import java.awt.*;
import java.awt.image.*;
import javax.imageio.ImageIO;
import java.util.*;
import java.awt.event.*;

public class LPRFrame extends Frame {

    public LPRFrame() {

        MenuBar menuBar = new MenuBar();
        Menu menuFile = new Menu();
        MenuItem menuFileLoad = new MenuItem();

    // Menu menuLearn = new Menu();
    // MenuItem menuLearnLearn = new MenuItem();

        Menu menuImg = new Menu();

        menuFileLoad.setLabel("Load Image");




        setSize (new Dimension (640, 480));


With main at somewhere else

I assume your problem is that the above code (plus some you omitted)
causes a window to be displayed at minimum size and with no content visible?

I don't use AWT (why dont you use Swing?) but the following "works"
under JDK 1.5 after I implemented a minimal main()

import java.awt.Dimension;
import java.awt.Frame;
import java.awt.Menu;
import java.awt.MenuBar;
import java.awt.MenuItem;
import java.awt.event.WindowAdapter;
import java.awt.event.WindowEvent;

public class LPRFrame extends Frame {

     public LPRFrame() {

         Menu menuFile = new Menu("File");
         MenuItem menuFileLoad = new MenuItem("Load Image");

         Menu menuImg = new Menu("Image/Data");

         MenuBar menuBar = new MenuBar();

         setSize(new Dimension(640, 480));

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

I also put the menu labels into the constructors to save a few lines of
source code.

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