A friendly place for programming greenhorns!
Big Moose Saloon
Register / Login
JNLP and Web Start
How to prevent creation of a shortcut on the launch of java webstart?
Joined: Jul 30, 2004
Aug 03, 2004 00:58:00
By default Web Start pops the desktop-shortcut-icon-creation question on the second launch.
To prevent the creation of the short cut, we can adjust the shortcut tab in preferences of WebStart Application Manager to "never install shortcuts".
But, i want to prevent the creation of shortcut with out changing the preferences of WebStart Application. i want to do this through some programming logic or setting some properties in jnlp file.
Can anybody help me to solve this problem.
Thanks in advance
Joined: May 15, 2002
Aug 03, 2004 01:16:00
hmm haven�t tried it before and don�t think its possible unless you hack in to jnlp packages,
Why is it an issues if they create shortcuts
Even crazy and silly looking problems are sometimes real.
It is sorta covered in the
JavaRanch Style Guide
subject: How to prevent creation of a shortcut on the launch of java webstart?
How can I make use of WebStart?
Testing JNLP application
launch app from desktop icon
All times are in JavaRanch time: GMT-6 in summer, GMT-7 in winter
| Powered by
Copyright © 1998-2015