I think that even though jPassword extends JTextField it seems that the methods
setText have been deprecated or I don't know how to access them.



"rob" <robert.s.cascella@lmco.com> wrote:
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>Is there a good way to 'setText' in a jPasswordField? There is only a
>getPassword method and the PasswordField seems to only take input from the
>keyboard. I need it to accept input from button clicks. I am making a keyboard
>on the screen to be clicked for a handheld PDA that has no keys.
>
>can't use a plain jTextField because it has no EchoChar.
>
>I think I cannot use Swing on a handheld anyway so maybe this is academic.
>It does seem to be an oversight because Suns tutorial talks about both get
>and set methods but only shows getPassword.
>
>Thanks