Java Swing Tutorial - Java TrayIcon(Image image, String tooltip) Constructor


TrayIcon(Image image, String tooltip) constructor from TrayIcon has the following syntax.

public TrayIcon(Image image,   String tooltip)


In the following code shows how to use TrayIcon.TrayIcon(Image image, String tooltip) constructor.

//from w ww.  j  ava2 s .  c o m

import java.awt.AWTException;
import java.awt.Image;
import java.awt.SystemTray;
import java.awt.Toolkit;
import java.awt.TrayIcon;
import java.awt.event.ActionEvent;
import java.awt.event.ActionListener;

public class Main {
  static Image image = Toolkit.getDefaultToolkit().getImage("images/tray.gif");

  static TrayIcon trayIcon = new TrayIcon(image, "Tester2");

  public static void main(String[] a) throws Exception {
    if (SystemTray.isSupported()) {
      SystemTray tray = SystemTray.getSystemTray();

      trayIcon.addActionListener(new ActionListener() {
        public void actionPerformed(ActionEvent e) {
          System.out.println("In here");
          trayIcon.displayMessage("Tester!", "Some action performed", TrayIcon.MessageType.INFO);

      try {
      } catch (AWTException e) {
        System.err.println("TrayIcon could not be added.");