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nikil shar
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Joined: May 25, 2008
Posts: 116
hi all,
i have a java app sitting on a solaris box and am using a windows machine to use the application i.e from a web browser. i wanetd to know if there is a way to load any content displayed in the browser to the local windows machines clipboard ??

have looked at the awt package and the "getSystemClipboard" doesnt seem to be working since it returns the solaris boxes clipboard.

thanks in advance.
Nathan Pruett
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Joined: Oct 18, 2000
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You would have to do this using JavaScript since it would have to execute in the client's browser - not Java.


-Nate
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nikil shar
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Joined: May 25, 2008
Posts: 116
hi,
how would i do that in javascript ?? sorry am not very good with scripting.

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I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
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