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Thread: getScreenSize() method giving java.awt.HeadlessException

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    Default getScreenSize() method giving java.awt.HeadlessException

    I am getting HeadlessException for getScreenSize() method.Please find the below sample code for more details.
    Dimension dim = null;
    dim = Toolkit.getDefaultToolkit().getScreenSize();
    }catch(Exception e){
    The getScreenSize() method is not working in Java 1.6.But it is working in 1.4.
    Recently we have upgraded the java to 1.6.

    Can you please help me on this issue ?|
    Last edited by helloworld922; April 15th, 2012 at 11:15 AM. Reason: please use [code] tags

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    Default Re: getScreenSize() method giving java.awt.HeadlessException

    the posted code works for me with 1.6
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