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Is it possible to start and close applications such as MS Word or Internet Explorer in a standalone java application? if so, how? Thanks in advance James
posted 14 years ago
Well, yes, but in some cases it may make your application OS dependant, and you may have to know where stuff is. ex: Runtime.getRuntime().exec("notepad somefile.txt"); ------------------ Cindy Glass Sun Certified Programmer for the Java� 2 Platform Co-author of Java 2 Certification Passport
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