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vijay shanker
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hi ranch group,

i am very curious today to know, it there exist any way by which i can open windows application by my program.

all i want is to open MS Office Word application through a java program.

thanks
 
Rob Spoor
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Check out java.lang.ProcessBuilder when using Java 5.0 or up, and java.lang.Runtime#exec for Java 1.4 and earlier.
 
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