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earl escano
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hi there ,

I just wanna ask if is it possible to use 3rd party software in a java program?

example, i have a scanner and a scanner software and I wanna use it in my program.

So, if i run my program and (let's say i have a button) click the button, it would launch the

scanner application and i will be able to use the scanner. Isn't it like a link?

thanks a lot for the help ...

-earl
 
Prashant Rathore
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You will have to write a desktop client which will listen to a port for instructions.
Just send the instructions to that port using any type of connection and your client will execute the instructions as you wanted to.
 
Don't get me started about those stupid light bulbs.
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