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Windows 8 Java Swing Support
Joined: Jul 09, 2001
May 15, 2012 14:55:58
I know Java wasn't available on Windows 8 developer preview (so I read), will
(in particular Swing) be supported on Windows 8? If so, does this mean it will run on tablets?
Joined: Oct 27, 2005
May 15, 2012 14:59:52
As far as I know, Windows 8 can still run existing applications in its desktop. That should include a JVM and existing Java applications. The Metro interface is another story though; I have no idea about that.
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