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Inserting Rows in a JTable

This tutorial helps you in how to insert rows in a JTable to specified locations or places according to its field.

Inserting Rows in a JTable


After making a table, you  need to insert the data in a table. This tutorial helps you in how to insert rows in a JTable to specified locations or places according to its field. For inserting a row in JTable component, you will require to insert it into its table model object.

Description of program:

This program creates a table by using the JTable constructor that contains 3 rows and 2 columns. If  you want to insert a data at any location by using the insertRow() method that contains its position and data, you have to define the position and data of  the inserting data. All the data will be  add in this table model. This table model supports for inserting the data in the row by using the DefaultTableModel.

Description of code:

DefaultTableModel(Object data[][], Object col[]):
This method creates a DefaultTableModel and initializes the table that will pass in it. It takes the following arguments:

    data: This is the object that adds in a table.
  col: This is a column object that adds in the table.

insertRow(int row_index, Object data[]):
Above method is used to insert sa row at specified location. It takes the following parameters:

    row_index: This is the index of row that to be added.
  data: This is the data that have to add in the table. 

Here is the code of program:

import javax.swing.*;
import javax.swing.table.*;

public class InsertRows{
  public static void main(String[] args) {
  new InsertRows();

  public InsertRows(){
  JFrame frame = new JFrame("Inserting rows in the table!");
  JPanel panel = new JPanel();
  String data[][] {{"Vinod","100"},{"Raju","200"},{"Ranju","300"}};
  String col[] {"Name","code"};
  DefaultTableModel model = new DefaultTableModel(data,col);
  JTable table = new JTable(model);
  //Insert first position
  model.insertRow(0,new Object[]{"Ranjan","50"});
  //Insert 4 position
  model.insertRow(3,new Object[]{"Amar","600"});
  //Insert last position
  model.insertRow(table.getRowCount(),new Object[]{"Sushil","600"});

Download this example.

Output of program:

Before inserting data in the JTable

After inserting data in the JTable


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July 6, 2011
thank you.

thanks again! I'm 2 steps closer to my program haha
October 27, 2011
JAVA Table Example

Nice example which i found among other sites.
February 25, 2012

This program is help to my friend Project. Thanks a lot. This two two lines is very useful. DefaultTableModel model model.insertRow
July 10, 2012

how to insert the value into table using netbeans