Abstract Window Toolkit (AWT)

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The Abstract Window Toolkit (AWT) supports Graphical User Interface (GUI) programming. AWT features include: The AWT is part of the Java Foundation Classes (JFC). For other JFC features, see below.


Using the AWT

The Overview and Demos were originally written for programmers making the transition from 1.0 to 1.1, and most of the documents have not been updated recently. The programming techniques they describe are still applicable in the Java 2 platform.

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API References

Other JFC APIs

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Additional Specification

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