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Java Question: How to refer to an Icon using concatenated Strings?

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Here is my problem. I have created many different icon objects, each named with this general format:


For example, billdown5icon, steveright2icon, etc.

I want to repeatedly change a JLabel's icon to accomplish a simple animation

So I am trying:


But Java is expecting an Icon as the argument, and here I'm giving it a string. I don't want to give it a String, I want to say "use the icon which has this particular name"

Is there an easy way to do this?

Thanks in advance.

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Shouldn't one of the ImageIcon constructors like [url=""]this one[/url] do the job?

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