i have an applet which has a button which performs getAppletContext().showDocument(). it works fine on ie and on netscape. i made a JApplet which does the same thing. it works fine on netscape, but the button doesn't do anything in ie! i see the JApplet fine, i can open the JComboBoxes, but when i press the button- nothing happens. yeh, i have ie6 and sun's plug-in. help!!!