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difference between frame and applet

rehans oberoi
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Joined: Dec 06, 2005
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can anybody tell me diffrence between frame and applet
and which is better

how can we convert applet to frame
Ulf Dittmer
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It's not a question of which is better - the two are unrelated concepts.

An Applet is a Java program running inside a web browser, while a Frame is a kind of window. An Applet may open a Frame, or it might just run inside its panel.

Are you thinking of running an applet as a standalone application inside a Frame? Then the Applet FAQ might help you.


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