This week's giveaway is in the Android forum.
We're giving away four copies of Android Security Essentials Live Lessons and have Godfrey Nolan on-line!
See this thread for details.
The moose likes Applets and the fly likes Swings Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login

Win a copy of Android Security Essentials Live Lessons this week in the Android forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Java » Applets
Bookmark "Swings " Watch "Swings " New topic


Kailash_ Bajaj

Joined: Aug 21, 2006
Posts: 1
How do Swings and Applets differ
Lasse Koskela

Joined: Jan 23, 2002
Posts: 11962
Originally posted by Kailu Bajaj:
How do Swings and Applets differ

Swings are things where you sit. Applets are tiny Java applications embedded to a web page.

Seriously, this isn't a question about testing so I'll move the thread to a more appropriate forum; the Applets forum.

Author of Test Driven (2007) and Effective Unit Testing (2013) [Blog] [HowToAskQuestionsOnJavaRanch]
Manuel Moons
Ranch Hand

Joined: Mar 05, 2002
Posts: 229
Swing is a collection of classes (GUI components) that can be used to build GUI applications.

An applet is a special type of Java-application that can be embedded in a web-page.

Swing can be used inside an applet. But Swing and an applet are 2 totally different things.
subject: Swings
Similar Threads
when do we use swings
What is the best book for Swing and GUI?
JTable - ComboBox
Modal Dilag box