Thanks for your answer.
Why do we fall? So that we can learn to pick ourselves up.
You could probably do it with an applet*, but considering the security implications, applets have fallen out of favor and are not recommended for new development. Most companies, such as ours, have disabled Java in the browser, rendering applets obsolete.
*I've never written an applet and I'm not familiar with all their capabilities, so take that with a grain of salt.
"There is no reason for any individual to have a computer in his home" ~ Ken Olson, Co-founder of DEC, 1977