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How event listener can be user with rendered combobox

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Hi,

How Eventlistner can be used with rendred combo box. I got one example of combobox in table as follows .

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package components;

/*
* TableRenderDemo.java requires no other files.
*/

import javax.swing.DefaultCellEditor;
import javax.swing.JComboBox;
import javax.swing.JFrame;
import javax.swing.JPanel;
import javax.swing.JScrollPane;
import javax.swing.JTable;
import javax.swing.table.AbstractTableModel;
import javax.swing.table.DefaultTableCellRenderer;
import javax.swing.table.TableCellRenderer;
import javax.swing.table.TableColumn;
import java.awt.Component;
import java.awt.Dimension;
import java.awt.GridLayout;

/**
* TableRenderDemo is just like TableDemo, except that it
* explicitly initializes column sizes and it uses a combo box
* as an editor for the Sport column.
*/
public class TableRenderDemo extends JPanel {
private boolean DEBUG = false;

public TableRenderDemo() {
super(new GridLayout(1,0));

JTable table = new JTable(new MyTableModel());
table.setPreferredScrollableViewportSize(new Dimension(500, 70));
table.setFillsViewportHeight(true);

//Create the scroll pane and add the table to it.
JScrollPane scrollPane = new JScrollPane(table);

//Set up column sizes.
initColumnSizes(table);

//Fiddle with the Sport column's cell editors/renderers.
setUpSportColumn(table, table.getColumnModel().getColumn(2));

//Add the scroll pane to this panel.
add(scrollPane);
}

/*
* This method picks good column sizes.
* If all column heads are wider than the column's cells'
* contents, then you can just use column.sizeWidthToFit().
*/
private void initColumnSizes(JTable table) {
MyTableModel model = (MyTableModel)table.getModel();
TableColumn column = null;
Component comp = null;
int headerWidth = 0;
int cellWidth = 0;
Object[] longValues = model.longValues;
TableCellRenderer headerRenderer =
table.getTableHeader().getDefaultRenderer();

for (int i = 0; i < 5; i++) {
column = table.getColumnModel().getColumn(i);

comp = headerRenderer.getTableCellRendererComponent(
null, column.getHeaderValue(),
false, false, 0, 0);
headerWidth = comp.getPreferredSize().width;

comp = table.getDefaultRenderer(model.getColumnClass(i)).
getTableCellRendererComponent(
table, longValues[i],
false, false, 0, i);
cellWidth = comp.getPreferredSize().width;

if (DEBUG) {
System.out.println("Initializing width of column "
+ i + ". "
+ "headerWidth = " + headerWidth
+ "; cellWidth = " + cellWidth);
}

column.setPreferredWidth(Math.max(headerWidth, cellWidth));
}
}

public void setUpSportColumn(JTable table,
TableColumn sportColumn) {
//Set up the editor for the sport cells.
JComboBox comboBox = new JComboBox();
comboBox.addItem("Snowboarding");
comboBox.addItem("Rowing");
comboBox.addItem("Knitting");
comboBox.addItem("Speed reading");
comboBox.addItem("Pool");
comboBox.addItem("None of the above");
sportColumn.setCellEditor(new DefaultCellEditor(comboBox));

//Set up tool tips for the sport cells.
DefaultTableCellRenderer renderer =
new DefaultTableCellRenderer();
renderer.setToolTipText("Click for combo box");
sportColumn.setCellRenderer(renderer);
}

class MyTableModel extends AbstractTableModel {
private String[] columnNames = {"First Name",
"Last Name",
"Sport",
"# of Years",
"Vegetarian"};
private Object[][] data = {
{"Mary", "Campione",
"Snowboarding", new Integer(5), new Boolean(false)},
{"Alison", "Huml",
"Rowing", new Integer(3), new Boolean(true)},
{"Kathy", "Walrath",
"Knitting", new Integer(2), new Boolean(false)},
{"Sharon", "Zakhour",
"Speed reading", new Integer(20), new Boolean(true)},
{"Philip", "Milne",
"Pool", new Integer(10), new Boolean(false)}
};

public final Object[] longValues = {"Sharon", "Campione",
"None of the above",
new Integer(20), Boolean.TRUE};

public int getColumnCount() {
return columnNames.length;
}

public int getRowCount() {
return data.length;
}

public String getColumnName(int col) {
return columnNames[col];
}

public Object getValueAt(int row, int col) {
return data[row][col];
}

/*
* JTable uses this method to determine the default renderer/
* editor for each cell. If we didn't implement this method,
* then the last column would contain text ("true"/"false"),
* rather than a check box.
*/
public Class getColumnClass(int c) {
return getValueAt(0, c).getClass();
}

/*
* Don't need to implement this method unless your table's
* editable.
*/
public boolean isCellEditable(int row, int col) {
//Note that the data/cell address is constant,
//no matter where the cell appears onscreen.
if (col < 2) {
return false;
} else {
return true;
}
}

/*
* Don't need to implement this method unless your table's
* data can change.
*/
public void setValueAt(Object value, int row, int col) {
if (DEBUG) {
System.out.println("Setting value at " + row + "," + col
+ " to " + value
+ " (an instance of "
+ value.getClass() + ")");
}

data[row][col] = value;
fireTableCellUpdated(row, col);

if (DEBUG) {
System.out.println("New value of data:");
printDebugData();
}
}

private void printDebugData() {
int numRows = getRowCount();
int numCols = getColumnCount();

for (int i=0; i < numRows; i++) {
System.out.print(" row " + i + ":");
for (int j=0; j < numCols; j++) {
System.out.print(" " + data[i][j]);
}
System.out.println();
}
System.out.println("--------------------------");
}
}

/**
* Create the GUI and show it. For thread safety,
* this method should be invoked from the
* event-dispatching thread.
*/
private static void createAndShowGUI() {
//Create and set up the window.
JFrame frame = new JFrame("TableRenderDemo");
frame.setDefaultCloseOperation(JFrame.EXIT_ON_CLOS E);

//Create and set up the content pane.
TableRenderDemo newContentPane = new TableRenderDemo();
newContentPane.setOpaque(true); //content panes must be opaque
frame.setContentPane(newContentPane);

//Display the window.
frame.pack();
frame.setVisible(true);
}

public static void main(String[] args) {
//Schedule a job for the event-dispatching thread:
//creating and showing this application's GUI.
javax.swing.SwingUtilities.invokeLater(new Runnable() {
public void run() {
createAndShowGUI();
}
});
}
}


I dont know how to use the combbox individually in each cell to get the value of selected item for slected combox in table. Any example will help me a lot.


Thanks in advance.
Dec 24 '09 #1
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Man4ish
151 100+
How to get the information about particular item selected for selected checkbox when used in jTable.
Dec 26 '09 #2

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