November 24, 2013 · 1 min read
**java.awt package comes with many components and unless there comes proper approach, it is very confusing.**
May 22, 2011 · 1 min read
AWT includes many components where a novice confuses a lot. For him, it is like in a deep forest without compass. To have all components at a single place and to focus on special programs, this topic is meant.
April 28, 2011 · 1 min read
**AWT** stands for **Abstract Window Toolkit**. It is a toolkit of classes with which a programmer can develop [Graphics](http://way2java.com/awt-graphics/graphics-introduction/) and Graphical User Interface components. AWT gives a front-end technology to Java using which a user can interact with a running process; the old style is scanf. Usage of GUI environment is easier even for a non-computer background person. A business man or an elementary school student is able to use email system and all the credit goes to GUI, which Java supports very extensively.