public class TextEvent extends AWTEvent
A semantic event which indicates that an object's text changed. This high-level event is generated by an object (such as a TextComponent) when its text changes. The event is passed to every
TextListener object which registered to receive such events using the component's
The object that implements the
TextListener interface gets this
TextEvent when the event occurs. The listener is spared the details of processing individual mouse movements and key strokes Instead, it can process a "meaningful" (semantic) event like "text changed".
An unspecified behavior will be caused if the
id parameter of any particular
TextEvent instance is not in the range from
public static final int TEXT_FIRST
The first number in the range of ids used for text events.
public static final int TEXT_LAST
The last number in the range of ids used for text events.
public static final int TEXT_VALUE_CHANGED
This event id indicates that object's text changed.
public TextEvent(Object source, int id)
This method throws an
source- The (
TextComponent) object that originated the event
id- An integer that identifies the event type. For information on allowable values, see the class description for
public String paramString()
Returns a parameter string identifying this text event. This method is useful for event-logging and for debugging.
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