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Thread: How to get screen size in Applet

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    Post How to get screen size in Applet

    Can anyone find me the way of getting screen size and make the Applet view full screened. I supposed to say that, I want to make a applet which will be used in a web page and the applet will be screen sized of user machine.
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    Default Re: How to get screen size in Applet

    An applet is embedded within a web browser, and thus by definition cannot be made screen size. If you actually mean screen size, use a Webstart app. If you mean browser size, this can change based upon what the user does so you may need to try to have your applet communicate with javascript.

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    Default Re: How to get screen size in Applet

    Here is the code to make Applet's size always equals to browser size.

        <script type="text/javascript">
            window.onresize = doResize;
     
            function doResize() {
                if (navigator.appName == "Netscape") {
                    document.OptionsWindowApplet.width = window.innerWidth;
                    document.OptionsWindowApplet.height = window.innerHeight;
                }
     
                if (navigator.appName.indexOf("Microsoft") != -1) {
                    document.OptionsWindowApplet.width = document.documentElement.clientWidth;
                    document.OptionsWindowApplet.height = document.documentElement.clientHeight;
                }
            }
     
        </script>

    Where OptionsWindowApplet is your Applet name/id defined by <object /> tag or <applet /> tag.

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    Last edited by ha.minh.nam; December 4th, 2011 at 06:26 PM.

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