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25  
26  package javax.accessibility;
27  
28  /**
29   * The AccessibleExtendedComponent interface should be supported by any object
30   * that is rendered on the screen.  This interface provides the standard
31   * mechanism for an assistive technology to determine the extended
32   * graphical representation of an object.  Applications can determine
33   * if an object supports the AccessibleExtendedComponent interface by first
34   * obtaining its AccessibleContext
35   * and then calling the
36   * {@link AccessibleContext#getAccessibleComponent} method.
37   * If the return value is not null and the type of the return value is
38   * AccessibleExtendedComponent, the object supports this interface.
39   *
40   * @see Accessible
41   * @see Accessible#getAccessibleContext
42   * @see AccessibleContext
43   * @see AccessibleContext#getAccessibleComponent
44   *
45   * @author      Lynn Monsanto
46   * @since 1.4
47   */
48  public interface AccessibleExtendedComponent extends AccessibleComponent {
49  
50      /**
51       * Returns the tool tip text
52       *
53       * @return the tool tip text, if supported, of the object;
54       * otherwise, null
55       */
56      public String getToolTipText();
57  
58      /**
59       * Returns the titled border text
60       *
61       * @return the titled border text, if supported, of the object;
62       * otherwise, null
63       */
64      public String getTitledBorderText();
65  
66      /**
67       * Returns key bindings associated with this object
68       *
69       * @return the key bindings, if supported, of the object;
70       * otherwise, null
71       * @see AccessibleKeyBinding
72       */
73      public AccessibleKeyBinding getAccessibleKeyBinding();
74  }