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Mouse position relative to screen

qed qed is offline
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Originally Posted by MAB
How do I get the position of the mouse relative to the top left of the
screen. The MouseMotionListener works relative to some component of the app
but what if I have no visual component and I want the absolute position of
the mouse?

Point mousePosition = java.awt.MouseInfo.getPointerInfo().getLocation();
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chrisbster chrisbster is offline
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import java.awt.*;
PointerInfo a = MouseInfo.getPointerInfo();
Point b = a.getLocation();
int x = (int)b.getX();
int y = (int)b.getY();
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