How to draw a custom caption bar like the yahoo messenger 11

As you can see, Y! messenger 11 have used some techniques to draw a beautiful caption bar. Its window's like normal windows in the Win 7 but have a special caption. Is this a glass frame? How can i create one like this??


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How is it possible to get the coordinates of a Swing components, irrespective to its parent?

java swing components coordinates

I am trying to get the coordinates of a component, for example a label. I tried getBounds, and getLocation, however they do not give accurate coordinates if the label is on 2 or more panels. Besides

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