Getting the Dimensions of Text : Text « 2D Graphics GUI « Java

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Java » 2D Graphics GUI » TextScreenshots 
Getting the Dimensions of Text
   

import java.awt.FontMetrics;
import java.awt.Graphics;
import java.awt.Graphics2D;

import javax.swing.JComponent;
import javax.swing.JFrame;

public class BasicDraw {
  public static void main(String[] args) {
    JFrame frame = new JFrame();
    frame.add(new MyComponent());

    frame.setSize(300300);
    frame.setVisible(true);
  }

}

class MyComponent extends JComponent {
  public void paint(Graphics g) {
    Graphics2D g2d = (Graphics2Dg;
    FontMetrics fontMetrics = g2d.getFontMetrics();

    int width = fontMetrics.stringWidth("aString");
    int height = fontMetrics.getHeight();
    System.out.println(width);
    System.out.println(height);
  }

}

   
    
    
  
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