public abstract void setLayeredPane (JLayeredPane layeredPane)

A Container that manages the contentPane and in some cases a menu bar. The layeredPane can be used by descendants that want to add a child to the RootPaneContainer that isn't layout managed. For example an internal dialog or a drag and drop effect component.

The layeredPane may not be null.

Generally implemented with


layeredPane    the layered pane

java.awt.IllegalComponentStateException    (a runtime exception) if the layered pane parameter is null

See also:
getLayeredPane, JRootPane.getLayeredPane