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Thread: Inserting Image Help

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    Default Inserting Image Help

    I need help inserting a picture, I would like the picture centered and on top of the JPanel above "JLabel Header 1"...where and how would i do this? I have this so far:

    ImageIcon icon = new ImageIcon ("Taxi.jpg");
    JPanel Driver1 = new JPanel();
    Driver1.setPreferredSize (new Dimension(175, 125));
    Driver1.setBackground (Color.green);
    JLabel Header1 = new JLabel ("Name: " + fName + " " + lName);
    JLabel MPG = new JLabel ("MPG: " + fmt.format(mpg));
    JLabel FPM = new JLabel ("Fares per mile: " + cfmt.format(fpm));
    JLabel GPPM = new JLabel ("Gas paid per mile: " + cfmt.format(gppm));
    JLabel PROFIT = new JLabel ("Total Profit: " + cfmt.format(profit));
    Driver1.add (Header1);
    Driver1.add (MPG);
    Driver1.add (FPM);
    Driver1.add (GPPM);
    Driver1.add (PROFIT);


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    Default Re: Inserting Image Help

    Try using a different layout or combinations of them. For example, BoxLayout should let you do this.
    JPanel vertPanel = new JPanel();
    vertPanel.setLayout(new BoxLayout(vertPanel, BoxLayout.PAGE_AXIS));
    vertPanel.add(imagePanel);
    vertPanel.add(otherPanel);
     
    .....
    mainPanel.add(vertPanel);

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