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running a java-application on Win NT 4.0/Win2000 without DOS-box in background?

Its Just Me
Greenhorn

Joined: Jan 10, 2002
Posts: 21
Hi everyone!
How do I run an application without the dos-box showing in the background on a Windows machine?
When I make a shortcut with the same command on my desktop, a dos-box is also opened. I prefer it to be invisible (or gone at all!). Does anybody know how to do this?
Rob Ross
Bartender

Joined: Jan 07, 2002
Posts: 2205
In your batch file, use javaw instead of java when invoking your operation.


Rob
SCJP 1.4
Its Just Me
Greenhorn

Joined: Jan 10, 2002
Posts: 21
Thanks,
it works perfectly!
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
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