The second event listener an instance of a class called Eavesdropper listens for events on only one of the buttons. How to Write an Item Listener gives general information about implementing item listeners. How to implement a Calendar object in an Oracle Form. Now lets add the rest of the objects needed for this demo.
Again the program reformats the current date and time. Enter a new pattern by typing one in and pressing Enter. See How to Write an Action Listenerfor general information about implementing action listeners. Select and deselect items in the list.
Thus two item events are fired each time the user selects a different item from the menu. The ListSelectionEvent object passed into valueChanged indicates only that the selection has changed. This is necessary because, by default, a combo box is not editable. Whenever you want to detect events from a particular component, first check the how-to section for that component.
I use a control block in this demo so there is no need to create any tables to support this demo. The bold line of code explicitly turns on editing to allow the user to type values in.
You can find the entire program in Beeper. When it receives an event, it adds the action command to the bottom text area. See Internationalization to learn more about formatting dates and other types of data. Note that the first and last indices reported by the event indicate the inclusive range of items for which the selection has changed.
Once copied or subclassed, you should see the following objects in the Forms Object Navigator note; my example has the little red arrow on each object indicating that this object is subclassed. Here is the code that implements the event handling for the button: Both the MultiListener object and the Eavesdropper object are registered to listen to this button.
For example, a program might create one listener per event source. The following code, taken from ComboBoxDemo. And here is the code for the listener, which works for all the possible selection modes: It is called Beeper, and it features a button that beeps when you click it.
Use addItemListener to register an item listener on a combo box. The isAdjusting flag is true if the user is still manipulating the selection, and false if the user has finished changing the selection.For example, How to Use Check Boxes shows you how to handle mouse clicks on check boxes using an item listener.
Some Simple Event-Handling Examples. The programs in this section illustrate events and event handling. General Information about Writing Event Listeners.
This section provides information that is useful for handling all types of events. Item events are fired by components that implement the ItemSelectable interface. Generally, ItemSelectable components maintain on/off state for one or more items. The Swing components that fire item events include buttons like check boxes, check menu items, toggle buttons etc and combo boxes.
Click on the Items node of the CONTROL block and Add 5 new items.
Click on the first item and set the following properties: Select the BTN_JAVA_DATE item and add a When-Button-Pressed trigger with the following code: END; Lastly, we need to add a When-Custom-Item-Event trigger to mi-centre.com_AREA with the following code: DECLARE event.
The combo box fires an action event when the user selects an item from the combo box's menu. See How to Write an Action Listener, for general information about implementing action listeners.
Combo boxes also generate item events, which are fired when any of the items' selection state changes. Any number of event listener objects can listen for all kinds of events from any number of event source objects. For example, a program might create one listener per event source.
Or a program might have a single listener for all events from all sources. How to Write a List Selection Listener. and use the control key to extend a selection discontiguously. Note that there are two types of selections: Lead and Anchor. Lead is the focused item and Anchor is the highlighted item.
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