Hello all. I am trying to setup a JPanel inside a JFrame. The trouble I'm having is that I need to make a fixed content window size but when I use the setSize() method, it sets the size of the entire window including the border and Windows minimize/maximize/close buttons. Is there any way where I can set the size of the content area and not the entire window?
I suggest you read the Swing tutorial on "Using Layout Managers". This is a fundamental concept when using layout managers. You should NOT be using setSize. The basic code is:
That is helped me tremendously, thank you very much.