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Unable to call applet methods from javascript

rajesh anguraj
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Joined: Feb 06, 2008
Posts: 15
Hi all

I am trying to load an applet available inside a signed jar file from a html file. When i try to access the methods available in the applet,
i am facing errors like test() is not a function.

The applet code used is:

The javascript code is:


The applet code in html is :




Kindly tell me where should i place the applet class files and the signed jar file.

At present i have placed it inside the web-inf folder.

Kindly provide me a solution.

Ulf Dittmer
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Joined: Mar 22, 2005
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i am facing errors like test() is not a function.

That's probably because the applet does not have a method called "test".

var applet = document.getElementsByName('testApplet')[0];

What value does "applet" have at this point?

Kindly tell me where should i place the applet class files and the signed jar file. At present i have placed it inside the web-inf folder.

Nothing that's inside WEB-INF will be served to the client. Put it in the same directory as the HTML file containing the applet tag.


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rajesh anguraj
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Joined: Feb 06, 2008
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There is a method test in my applet. Here in the code , by mistake i put the method name as Test, it is actually test()
rajesh anguraj
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When i give alert message say alert(applet), i get it as object<AppletHTMLElement>.

I have placed the class files along with my html files.
 
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