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Document viewer in GWT

christine clarin
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Joined: Feb 05, 2005
Posts: 106
Hello,

Is there any widget in GWT that will allow me to view MS Word docs or PDF files?

Thanks so much!

Regards,

Chris

Maneesh Godbole
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Joined: Jul 26, 2007
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GWT is essentially JS. I doubt if any such widget exists.
However you can always invoke Window.open to delegate the document opening task to the underlying OS.


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Plutarco Gonzalez
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Joined: Jan 13, 2011
Posts: 2

I think, you may add frame to gwt application and send your file to app viewer,
like zoho or google docs and load this in your frame.

look this:

http://viewer.zoho.com/home.do

or

http://docs.google.com/viewer
 
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