Re: Background image in JOptionPane kow to?

Knute Johnson <>
Fri, 03 Dec 2010 10:01:35 -0800
On 12/3/2010 2:32 AM, Osiaq wrote:

Hi experts! Is it possible to set background image in
JOptionPane.showConfirmDialog ? Googling left and right brought me non-
working solutions only?

There is more than one way to skin a cat.

import java.awt.*;
import java.awt.event.*;
import java.awt.image.*;
import javax.imageio.*;
import javax.swing.*;

public class test6 extends JPanel {
     private BufferedImage bi;

     public test6() {
         try {
             bi =
              new URL(""));
              new Dimension(bi.getWidth(),bi.getHeight()));
         } catch (IOException ioe) {

     public void paintComponent(Graphics g) {

     public static void main(String[] args) {
         EventQueue.invokeLater(new Runnable() {
             public void run() {
                 JOptionPane pane = new JOptionPane(new test6(),
                 JDialog dialog = pane.createDialog(null,"Title");


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