Thanks for the reply Andbin
Lets see if a picture(S) is really worth a thousand words
Here s the VB
.NET GUI unchecked
Here is the VB
>NET GUI with a row checked
Notice the scroll bars
You may be right - I have be-dugged Cointable.getsize() returns oxo before the frame is packed and displayed even after dolayout.
ListCoinsBody is a JPanel with a GridBoxLayout(Is this the problem? a Jscoll within a Janel? - probably not)
I re-iterate that I am a complete novice to JAVA so have probably inadvertently broken a basic rule.
Any hints/advice will be much appreciated as I am getting close to throwing the toys out of the pram!
Maybe I should read the Java Tutorial from start to finish before trying a major re-write!
I'm after the same as clearly displayed in the netbeans screen dump lower right hand side panel:-