I am trying to issue an open from my web app to launch a third party software application. I also need to minimize the browser window in order to operate the the newly open application. Once I finish with the tasks I need to close the third party software maximize my browser window and return to my Web App. Any ideas on how to: Open or Launch an application from your web app or web page and on how to maximize and minimize the browser win from a web page. if you have any ideas I like to thank you in advance for helping out.
posted 14 years ago
You can start another program using one of these: Runtime.getRuntime().exec("cmd /k start run.bat"); (cmd on WinNT or use command /k on Win95/98) or Runtime.getRuntime().exec("notepad.exe");
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