Java™ Platform
Standard Ed. 6

javax.swing.text
Class JTextComponent.DropLocation

java.lang.Object
  extended by javax.swing.TransferHandler.DropLocation
      extended by javax.swing.text.JTextComponent.DropLocation
Enclosing class:
JTextComponent

public static final class JTextComponent.DropLocation
extends TransferHandler.DropLocation

Represents a drop location for JTextComponents.

Since:
1.6
See Also:
JTextComponent.getDropLocation()

Method Summary
 Position.Bias getBias()
          Returns the bias for the drop index.
 int getIndex()
          Returns the index where dropped data should be inserted into the associated component.
 String toString()
          Returns a string representation of this drop location.
 
Methods inherited from class javax.swing.TransferHandler.DropLocation
getDropPoint
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, wait, wait, wait
 

Method Detail

getIndex

public int getIndex()
Returns the index where dropped data should be inserted into the associated component. This index represents a position between characters, as would be interpreted by a caret.

Returns:
the drop index

getBias

public Position.Bias getBias()
Returns the bias for the drop index.

Returns:
the drop bias

toString

public String toString()
Returns a string representation of this drop location. This method is intended to be used for debugging purposes, and the content and format of the returned string may vary between implementations.

Overrides:
toString in class TransferHandler.DropLocation
Returns:
a string representation of this drop location

Java™ Platform
Standard Ed. 6

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