This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
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As to your question, I'm not sure I understand what you're asking. JSPs are used to generate HTML pages, and HTML pages can contain applets. In that sense, yes, you can use applets in JSPs. To generate the appropriate HTML, have a look at the <jsp:plugin> tag. [ October 21, 2006: Message edited by: Ulf Dittmer ]