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what are applets?

codiant Member Posts: 136 Blue Ribbon

what are applets? Explain applet life cycle?


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    User_IS1G6 Member Posts: 4 Green Ribbon

    An applet is a Java program that runs in a Web browser. An applet can be a fully functional Java application because it has the entire Java API at its disposal.

    Advantage of Applet

    There are many advantages of applet. They are as follows:

    • It works at client side so less response time.
    • Secured
    • It can be executed by browsers running under many plateforms, including Linux, Windows, Mac Os etc.

    Drawback of Applet

    • Plugin is required at client browser to execute applet.

    Life Cycle of an Applet