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Document viewer in GWT

christine clarin
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Joined: Feb 05, 2005
Posts: 106

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

Thanks so much!



Maneesh Godbole
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Joined: Jul 26, 2007
Posts: 10747

GWT is essentially JS. I doubt if any such widget exists.
However you can always invoke to delegate the document opening task to the underlying OS.

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Plutarco Gonzalez

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:

jQuery in Action, 3rd edition
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jQuery in Action, 3rd edition