• Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
programming forums Java Mobile Certification Databases Caching Books Engineering Micro Controllers OS Languages Paradigms IDEs Build Tools Frameworks Application Servers Open Source This Site Careers Other all forums
this forum made possible by our volunteer staff, including ...
Marshals:
  • Campbell Ritchie
  • Liutauras Vilda
  • Paul Clapham
  • Bear Bibeault
  • Jeanne Boyarsky
Sheriffs:
  • Ron McLeod
  • Tim Cooke
  • Devaka Cooray
Saloon Keepers:
  • Tim Moores
  • Tim Holloway
  • Jj Roberts
  • Stephan van Hulst
  • Carey Brown
Bartenders:
  • salvin francis
  • Scott Selikoff
  • fred rosenberger

does browser display applets?

 
Greenhorn
Posts: 21
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
hi,
how can i check if a browser is displaying an applet, so that i can show something else(eg some html text) if not.
thanks for every help!
martin
 
Ranch Hand
Posts: 424
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
To my knwoledge you can't!
Several reasons:
It is a LOCAL setting of a client's browser. Enabled or disabled Java.
Secondly, not every JVM supports yet swing (JApplet)! If so
the applet tries to display its content but in the Java-console the
client may see an errormessage of cant find(load) ... .
MfG
Peter
 
Ranch Hand
Posts: 31
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
It is possible to detect ! use javascript to communicate with applet. how to? U can google it!
reply
    Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic