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invoking ms excel from app

shilpa reddy

Joined: Dec 12, 2000
Posts: 29
I would like to invoke an app, for example ms excel from my java app in my actionListener. Any ideas on how to do this.
Thanks in advance,
Shilpa Reddy
Ashutosh Uprety
Ranch Hand

Joined: Nov 30, 2000
Posts: 39
This will serve ur purpose. Put any other exe in place of notepad. It will work too.
public class Exe {
public static void main(String[] args) {
try {
Runtime r = Runtime.getRuntime();
Process p = r.exec("Notepad");
catch(Exception e){
shilpa reddy

Joined: Dec 12, 2000
Posts: 29
Thanks ashu
I agree. Here's the link:
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