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How to click a button and close the browser

Posted on 2002-03-08
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Hi, there,

I'm using Java Applet to devlope a project.  Is there any way to click a button on the applet (e.g. "Exit" button), and cause the whole browser to be closed?

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by:bobbit31
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try:

getAppletContext().showDocument(new URL "javascript:self.close()"));
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by:DaisyWang
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bobbit31,

it doesn't work.

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sorry that was for netscape only (i still couldn't get it to work)

see this page: http://www.rgagnon.com/javadetails/java-0172.html

it has all the details on calling js from applet.
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