Re: How to remove line around label image

Knute Johnson <>
Mon, 20 Aug 2012 13:14:41 -0700
On 8/20/2012 12:11 PM, wrote:

On Monday, August 20, 2012 2:09:26 PM UTC-4, Knute Johnson wrote:
We need to see some code. I don't see the problem you describe in the code
below. Are you using AWT?

Here is code that yields a tiny line around the image.

public class Line extends javax.swing.JFrame
     public Line()

     // <editor-fold defaultstate="collapsed" desc="Generated Code">
     private void initComponents() {

         jLabel1 = new javax.swing.JLabel();

         setBackground(new java.awt.Color(51, 0, 153));

         jLabel1.setText("Remove Tiny Line");

         javax.swing.GroupLayout layout = new javax.swing.GroupLayout(getContentPane());
                 .addGap(149, 149, 149)
                 .addContainerGap(150, Short.MAX_VALUE))
                 .addGap(116, 116, 116)
                 .addContainerGap(168, Short.MAX_VALUE))

     }// </editor-fold>

     public static void main(String args[])
             for (javax.swing.UIManager.LookAndFeelInfo info : javax.swing.UIManager.getInstalledLookAndFeels())
                 if ("Nimbus".equals(info.getName()))

         } catch (ClassNotFoundException ex) {
             java.util.logging.Logger.getLogger(Line.class.getName()).log(java.util.logging.Level.SEVERE, null, ex);
         } catch (InstantiationException ex) {
             java.util.logging.Logger.getLogger(Line.class.getName()).log(java.util.logging.Level.SEVERE, null, ex);
         } catch (IllegalAccessException ex) {
             java.util.logging.Logger.getLogger(Line.class.getName()).log(java.util.logging.Level.SEVERE, null, ex);
         } catch (javax.swing.UnsupportedLookAndFeelException ex) {
             java.util.logging.Logger.getLogger(Line.class.getName()).log(java.util.logging.Level.SEVERE, null, ex);

         java.awt.EventQueue.invokeLater(new Runnable()

             public void run()
                 new Line().setVisible(true);
     // Variables declaration - do not modify
     private javax.swing.JLabel jLabel1;
     // End of variables declaration


I'm not seeing any line around the image or the JLabel. A screen shot
from my Windows XP with Java 7 computer here:
http:// What is your configuration?

Your code would be a boat load more readable with some imports.


Knute Johnson

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