Buttons don't work or even appear in my Java GUI in JGRASP

Craig_11

The Action Driver Class when it runs it just brings up a small box with java logo and close and minimize options thats all...... I have reviewd the code over and over and my instuctor said to just review my work... I am so lost....

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**Action Driver Class**

class ActionsDriver
{

   public static void main (String[] args)
   {
   
      Actions eg = new Actions();
      
   }
      
}

**Action Class**

import javax.swing.*; 
import java.awt.*; 
import java.awt.event.*; 

class Actions extends JFrame implements ActionListener 
{ 

   private JFrame programFrame;    

   private JPanel programPanel1; 
   private JPanel programPanel2; 


   private JButton programButton1; 
   private JButton programButton2; 
   private JButton programButton3; 
   private JButton programButton4; 
   private JButton programButton5; 
  
   private JTextField programTextField; 

   public Actions() 
   { 
   
   
      programFrame = new JFrame("ENTD 380 Assignment #5"); 
      programFrame.setDefaultCloseOperation(JFrame.EXIT_ON_CLOSE); 
      programFrame.setSize(600,400); 
   
      programPanel1 = new JPanel(); 
      programPanel2 = new JPanel(); 
   
   
      programButton1 = new JButton("Button 1");  
      programButton2 = new JButton("Button 2");  
      programButton3 = new JButton("Button 3");  
      programButton4 = new JButton("Button 4");  
      programButton5 = new JButton("Button 5");  
   
      programTextField = new JTextField("None of the buttons have been pressed yet!"); 
      programTextField.setHorizontalAlignment(JTextField.CENTER); 
   
      programButton1.addActionListener(this); 
      programButton2.addActionListener(this); 
      programButton3.addActionListener(this); 
      programButton4.addActionListener(this); 
      programButton5.addActionListener(this); 
   
      programPanel1.add(programButton1);    
      programPanel1.add(programButton2); 
      programPanel1.add(programButton3); 
      programPanel1.add(programButton4); 
      programPanel1.add(programButton5); 
   
      programPanel2.add(programTextField); 
  
      programFrame.pack();
      programFrame.setResizable(false); 
      programFrame.setVisible(true); 
   
   } 

   public void actionPerformed(ActionEvent event) 
   { 
   
      if (event.getSource() == programButton1) 
      { 
         programTextField.setText("Button 1 was pressed!"); 
      
      } 
      
      else if (event.getSource() == programButton2) 
      { 
         programTextField.setText("Button 2 was pressed!"); 
         
      } 
      else if (event.getSource() == programButton3) 
      {
         
         programTextField.setText("Button 3 was pressed!"); 
    
      }   
      else if (event.getSource() == programButton4) 
      { 
      
         programTextField.setText("Button 4 was pressed!"); 
  
      } 
      else 
      { 
      
         programTextField.setText("Button 5 was pressed!"); 
      
      } 
      
   } 

}
rproffitt 1,930 "Nothing to see here." Moderator

Please use the subject "Reusable Code Snippet" for working code and tutorials.

JamesCherrill 4,334 Most Valuable Poster Moderator Featured Poster

Where do you add the JPanels to the JFrame????

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