Originally posted by Joe Ess: From the HWPF page: HWPF is still in early development. It is in the scratchpad section of the SVN.
The site states that, but actually the POI download includes the scratchpad classes (including HWPF) as a jar file. So you just need to download the binary, and include all jar files in your classpath.
subject: How to download the apache poi library for modifying MS Word documents (HWPF) ?