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Background color on JAVA JTable column

The following code sets different background color on different columns.

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import javax.swing.JFrame;
import javax.swing.JPanel;
import javax.swing.JScrollPane;
import javax.swing.JTable;
import java.awt.Dimension;
import java.awt.GridLayout;
import java.awt.event.MouseAdapter;
import java.awt.event.MouseEvent;
import javax.swing.table.*;
import javax.swing.*;
import java.awt.Color ;
import java.awt.Component;

class myCellRenderer extends DefaultTableCellRenderer

public Component getTableCellRendererComponent(JTable table, Object value, boolean isSelected, boolean hasFocus,int row, int column)

JLabel label=null;
switch (column)
case 0:
setHorizontalAlignment( LEFT );
setBackground(Color.gray );
case 1:
setHorizontalAlignment( RIGHT );
setBackground( );

case 2:
setHorizontalAlignment( CENTER );
setBackground(new Color(53,121,62) );

return this;
public class TableBackground extends JPanel {
private boolean DEBUG = false;

public TableBackground() {
super(new GridLayout(1,0));

String[] columnNames = {"First Name",
"Last Name",

Object[][] data = {
{"Hugo", "Jone",
"JAVA for dummy"},
{"Harry", "Potter",
"JAVA cook book Seconde Edtion"},
{"Tom", "Sawyer",
" is cool"},
{"Alice", "Wonder",
"JAVA JTABLE is all in"},
{"Bill", "Bush",
"JAVA world"}

final JTable table = new JTable(data, columnNames);
table.setPreferredScrollableViewportSize(new Dimension(500, 70));
int cols = table.getColumnCount();
myCellRenderer mcr=new myCellRenderer ();
TableColumn column;
int i;

//Create the scroll pane and add the table to it.
JScrollPane scrollPane = new JScrollPane(table);

//Add the scroll pane to this panel.

public static void main(String[] args) {
//Schedule a job for the event-dispatching thread:
//creating and showing this application's GUI.

//Create and set up the window.
JFrame frame = new JFrame("SimpleTableDemo");

//Create and set up the content pane.
TableBackground newContentPane = new TableBackground();
newContentPane.setOpaque(true); //content panes must be opaque

//Display the window.


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