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applications communication

Valery Lezhebokov
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Joined: Jun 12, 2006
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I want to send Alt+F1 from my desktop application to another non-java application. Is there any way to do that?

SCJP 1.5, OCE EJB 3.x
Joe Ess

Joined: Oct 29, 2001
Posts: 9168

java.awt.Robot can generate keystrokes.

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