Namespaces

Variants
Actions

Please note that as of October 24, 2014, the Nokia Developer Wiki will no longer be accepting user contributions, including new entries, edits and comments, as we begin transitioning to our new home, in the Windows Phone Development Wiki. We plan to move over the majority of the existing entries over the next few weeks. Thanks for all your past and future contributions.

Revision as of 11:32, 4 June 2009 by tanjaluodes (Talk | contribs)

How to display rotated text in Java ME

From Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search


This article provides a method for displaying rotated text on a canvas in Java ME. The idea is to create an empty image, write the text on it and display it, rotated.

import javax.microedition.lcdui.*;
import javax.microedition.lcdui.game.Sprite;
 
public class MyCanvas extends Canvas {
 
public void paint(Graphics g) {
//The text that will be displayed
String s="java";
//Create the blank image, specifying its size
Image img=Image.createImage(50,50);
//Create an instance of the image's Graphics class and draw the string to it
Graphics gr=img.getGraphics();
gr.drawString(s, 0, 0, Graphics.TOP|Graphics.LEFT);
//Display the image, specifying the rotation value. For example, 90 degrees
g.drawRegion(img, 0, 0, 50, 50, Sprite.TRANS_ROT90, 0, 0, Graphics.TOP|Graphics.LEFT);
}
 
}


Screenshot:

Rotated text.JPG

88 page views in the last 30 days.

Was this page helpful?

Your feedback about this content is important. Let us know what you think.

 

Thank you!

We appreciate your feedback.

×