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I would be surprised if you could *not* get rid of it. Finding it might be another matter, but as Applet inherits from Container coudn't you getComponents() of the applet and track it down that way? Once you have identified the component it should be a simple matter to subclass Applet and override its behaviour. Regards, Ken
By default, the applet security manager adds this message to any windows so the user will know it came from an applet. For applications that is using a custom policy, the text will also appear. You would need to put the following in your security file permission java.awt.AWTPermission "showWindowWithoutWarningBanner";