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Prevent new JFrame from taking focus

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Joined: 2004-10-13
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I have a Java application running on Windows 7 which displays a JFrame based on data received from a server. The problem is that when I have focus on another application, whether it is Word, Notepad, or a browser, when my application displays a new JFrame, the JFrame grabs focus. This is especially annoying when I am typing in the other application and lose focus to this new JFrame. How can I prevent the new JFrame from grabbing focus?

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Joined: 2003-06-11
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your problem is related to SwingX/SwingLabs in that .... ? Base/core Swing questions should be asked in base/core Swing forums