JavaTM 2 Platform
Standard Ed. 5.0

Class BasicPasswordFieldUI

  extended by javax.swing.plaf.ComponentUI
      extended by javax.swing.plaf.TextUI
          extended by javax.swing.plaf.basic.BasicTextUI
              extended by javax.swing.plaf.basic.BasicTextFieldUI
                  extended by javax.swing.plaf.basic.BasicPasswordFieldUI
All Implemented Interfaces:

public class BasicPasswordFieldUI
extends BasicTextFieldUI

Provides the Windows look and feel for a password field. The only difference from the standard text field is that the view of the text is simply a string of the echo character as specified in JPasswordField, rather than the real text contained in the field.

Nested Class Summary
Nested classes/interfaces inherited from class javax.swing.plaf.basic.BasicTextUI
BasicTextUI.BasicCaret, BasicTextUI.BasicHighlighter
Constructor Summary
Method Summary
 View create(Element elem)
          Creates a view (PasswordView) for an element.
static ComponentUI createUI(JComponent c)
          Creates a UI for a JPasswordField.
protected  String getPropertyPrefix()
          Fetches the name used as a key to look up properties through the UIManager.
Methods inherited from class javax.swing.plaf.basic.BasicTextFieldUI
installUI, propertyChange
Methods inherited from class javax.swing.plaf.basic.BasicTextUI
create, createCaret, createHighlighter, createKeymap, damageRange, damageRange, getComponent, getEditorKit, getKeymapName, getMaximumSize, getMinimumSize, getNextVisualPositionFrom, getPreferredSize, getRootView, getToolTipText, getVisibleEditorRect, installDefaults, installKeyboardActions, installListeners, modelChanged, modelToView, modelToView, paint, paintBackground, paintSafely, setView, uninstallDefaults, uninstallKeyboardActions, uninstallListeners, uninstallUI, update, viewToModel, viewToModel
Methods inherited from class javax.swing.plaf.ComponentUI
contains, getAccessibleChild, getAccessibleChildrenCount
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait

Constructor Detail


public BasicPasswordFieldUI()
Method Detail


public static ComponentUI createUI(JComponent c)
Creates a UI for a JPasswordField.

c - the JPasswordField
the UI


protected String getPropertyPrefix()
Fetches the name used as a key to look up properties through the UIManager. This is used as a prefix to all the standard text properties.

getPropertyPrefix in class BasicTextFieldUI
the name ("PasswordField")


public View create(Element elem)
Creates a view (PasswordView) for an element.

Specified by:
create in interface ViewFactory
create in class BasicTextFieldUI
elem - the element
the view
See Also:

JavaTM 2 Platform
Standard Ed. 5.0

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