Module java.desktop

Package javax.swing.event


package javax.swing.event
Provides for events fired by Swing components. It contains event classes and corresponding event listener interfaces for events fired by Swing components in addition to those events in the java.awt.event package.

Note: Most of the Swing API is not thread safe. For details, see Concurrency in Swing , a section in The Java Tutorial .

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Since:
1.2
  • Class
    Description
    An event reported to a child component that originated from an ancestor in the component hierarchy.
    AncestorListener Interface to support notification when changes occur to a JComponent or one of its ancestors.
    CaretEvent is used to notify interested parties that the text caret has changed in the event source.
    Listener for changes in the caret position of a text component.
    CellEditorListener defines the interface for an object that listens to changes in a CellEditor
    ChangeEvent is used to notify interested parties that state has changed in the event source.
    Defines an object which listens for ChangeEvents.
    Interface for document change notifications.
    Describes changes made to a specific element.
    Enumeration for document event types
    Interface for an observer to register to receive notifications of changes to a text document.
    A class that holds a list of EventListeners.
    HyperlinkEvent is used to notify interested parties that something has happened with respect to a hypertext link.
    Defines the ENTERED, EXITED, and ACTIVATED event types, along with their string representations, returned by toString().
    HyperlinkListener
    An abstract adapter class for receiving internal frame events.
    An AWTEvent that adds support for JInternalFrame objects as the event source.
    The listener interface for receiving internal frame events.
    Defines an event that encapsulates changes to a list.
    ListDataListener
    An event that characterizes a change in selection.
    The listener that's notified when a lists selection value changes.
    MenuDragMouseEvent is used to notify interested parties that the menu element has received a MouseEvent forwarded to it under drag conditions.
    Defines a menu mouse-drag listener.
    MenuEvent is used to notify interested parties that the menu which is the event source has been posted, selected, or canceled.
    MenuKeyEvent is used to notify interested parties that the menu element has received a KeyEvent forwarded to it in a menu tree.
    MenuKeyListener
    Defines a listener for menu events.
    An empty implementation of the MouseInputListener interface, provided as a convenience to simplify the task of creating listeners, by extending and implementing only the methods of interest.
    A listener implementing all the methods in both the MouseListener and MouseMotionListener interfaces.
    PopupMenuEvent only contains the source of the event which is the JPopupMenu sending the event
    A popup menu listener
    RowSorterEvent provides notification of changes to a RowSorter.
    Enumeration of the types of RowSorterEvents.
    RowSorterListeners are notified of changes to a RowSorter.
    This subclass of java.beans.PropertyChangeSupport is almost identical in functionality.
    TableColumnModelEvent is used to notify listeners that a table column model has changed, such as a column was added, removed, or moved.
    TableColumnModelListener defines the interface for an object that listens to changes in a TableColumnModel.
    TableModelEvent is used to notify listeners that a table model has changed.
    TableModelListener defines the interface for an object that listens to changes in a TableModel.
    An event used to identify a single path in a tree.
    The listener that's notified when a tree expands or collapses a node.
    Encapsulates information describing changes to a tree model, and used to notify tree model listeners of the change.
    Defines the interface for an object that listens to changes in a TreeModel.
    An event that characterizes a change in the current selection.
    The listener that's notified when the selection in a TreeSelectionModel changes.
    The listener that's notified when a tree expands or collapses a node.
    An event indicating that an operation which can be undone has occurred.
    Interface implemented by a class interested in hearing about undoable operations.