A combo box (sometimes called a drop-down list) enables the user to select one item from a list (Fig. I.9). Combo boxes are implemented with class JComboBox, which extends class
ItemEvents just as
JRadioButtons do. This example also demonstrates a special form of inner class that’s used frequently in event handling. The app (Figs. I.8–I.9) uses a
JComboBox to provide a list of four imagefile names from which the user can select one image to display. When the user selects a name, the app displays the corresponding image as an
Icon on a
ComboBoxTest (Fig. I.9) contains the
main method that executes this app. The screen ...