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Maximize the applet viewer windows!

Abdel Remani
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Joined: Oct 05, 2004
Posts: 8
Hey guys,
I want to maximaze the applet viewer windows, so it will be a full screen size no matter where the applet runs.


Abdel Remani
Jeff Bosch
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Joined: Jul 30, 2003
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Do you mean "maximize AppletViewer when it runs" or "maximize the window in which the applet runs"? (Remember, an applet runs in a Web browser, and not in a separate viewer window like a Java application would.)

If the second, in an application you can get the resolution of the monitor, then set the size to the x and y size. In an applet, I don't know if you can do that. The Applet class has reSize and setSize methods, and it inherits the getMaximumSize and getMinimumSize methods from class Container and other getter/setters from class Component, so this may be a good starting point for experimentation.


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