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I am trying by one statement to change the font for all Swing components that ar

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Question: I am trying by one statement to change the font for all Swing components that are on JFrame:
myFrame.getContentPane().setFont( sysfont );
But it does not help...

Answer: Untill you define your own look and feel style there is no way to do it with command...
Try to do it by using UIManager, smth like this (for labels, for example):

UIManager.put("Label.font",new Font("Arial",Font.ITALIC,10));

The line above will change font on all labels. You can do it with other components. Just remember that some components can have another keyname, not like "component.font"...

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