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ButtonOrderExample.java

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package com.jgoodies.forms.tutorial.building;

import java.awt.Component;

import javax.swing.JButton;
import javax.swing.JComponent;
import javax.swing.JFrame;
import javax.swing.UIManager;
import javax.swing.WindowConstants;

import com.jgoodies.forms.builder.ButtonBarBuilder;
import com.jgoodies.forms.builder.DefaultFormBuilder;
import com.jgoodies.forms.layout.FormLayout;

/**
 * Demonstrates how to build button bars with a fixed button order 
 * or with a button order that honors the platform's style.
 * 
 * @author  Karsten Lentzsch
 * @version $Revision: 1.4 $
 * 
 * @see     ButtonBarBuilder
 * @see     com.jgoodies.forms.factories.ButtonBarFactory
 */
00055 public final class ButtonOrderExample {
    
    public static void main(String[] args) {
        try {
            UIManager.setLookAndFeel("com.jgoodies.plaf.plastic.PlasticXPLookAndFeel");
        } catch (Exception e) {
            // Likely PlasticXP is not in the class path; ignore.
        }
        JFrame frame = new JFrame();
        frame.setTitle("Forms Tutorial :: Button Order");
        frame.setDefaultCloseOperation(WindowConstants.EXIT_ON_CLOSE);
        JComponent panel = new ButtonOrderExample().buildPanel();
        frame.getContentPane().add(panel);
        frame.pack();
        frame.setVisible(true);
    }


    /**
     * Builds and returns a panel that consists of three paragraphs
     * that demonstrate different button orders. Each paragraph contains
     * a button bar that is built from a button sequence, and another
     * bar that is built from individual buttons.
     * 
     * @return a panel that demonstrates button order
     */
00081     public JComponent buildPanel() {
        FormLayout layout = new FormLayout("right:pref:grow, 4dlu, pref");
        DefaultFormBuilder rowBuilder = new DefaultFormBuilder(layout);
        rowBuilder.setDefaultDialogBorder();
        
        rowBuilder.appendSeparator("Left to Right");
        rowBuilder.append("Ordered", buildButtonSequence(ButtonBarBuilder.createLeftToRightBuilder()));
        rowBuilder.append("Fixed",   buildIndividualButtons(ButtonBarBuilder.createLeftToRightBuilder()));
        
        rowBuilder.appendSeparator("Right to Left");
        rowBuilder.append("Ordered", buildButtonSequence(createRightToLeftBuilder()));
        rowBuilder.append("Fixed",   buildIndividualButtons(createRightToLeftBuilder()));
        
        rowBuilder.appendSeparator("Platform Default Order");
        rowBuilder.append("Ordered", buildButtonSequence(new ButtonBarBuilder()));
        rowBuilder.append("Fixed",   buildIndividualButtons(new ButtonBarBuilder()));
        
        return rowBuilder.getPanel();
    }
    
    
    /**
     * Builds and returns a button bar honoring the builder's button order.
     * 
     * @param builder   the builder used to build the bar
     * @return a button bar that honors the builder's button order
     */
00108     private Component buildButtonSequence(ButtonBarBuilder builder) {
        builder.addGriddedButtons(new JButton[] {
                new JButton("One"),
                new JButton("Two"),
                new JButton("Three")
        });
        return builder.getPanel();
    }


    /**
     * Builds and returns a button bar ignoring the builder's button order.
     * Instead a fixed left to right order is used.
     * 
     * @param builder   the builder used to build the bar
     * @return a button bar with a fixed left to right button order
     */
00125     private Component buildIndividualButtons(ButtonBarBuilder builder) {
        builder.addGridded(new JButton("One"));
        builder.addRelatedGap();
        builder.addGridded(new JButton("Two"));
        builder.addRelatedGap();
        builder.addGridded(new JButton("Three"));
        return builder.getPanel();
    }

    
    /**
     * Creates and returns a button bar builder with a fixed
     * right-to-left button order. Unlike the factory method 
     * {@link ButtonBarBuilder#createLeftToRightBuilder()}
     * this method is useful for demonstration purposes only.
     *  
     * @return a ButtonBarBuilder with right-to-left button order
     */
00143     private static ButtonBarBuilder createRightToLeftBuilder() {
        ButtonBarBuilder builder = new ButtonBarBuilder();
        builder.setLeftToRightButtonOrder(false);
        return builder;
    }
    
}


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