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How to use Java Web Start for your Java application [ID:847] (1/1)

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video tutorial by Chris Pollaro, added 08/08

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In this video, we explore how to package a Java application in a jar file and create a Java Web Start launcher.

This video demonstrates how to archive your Java class files into a jar. We then create a jnlp (Java Network Launch Protocol)file and upload it to a server. We set the MIME type on the server to allow the Java Web Start to work properly.

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<!-- JNLP File for Notepad -->

<jnlp spec="1.0+"
      <title>Notepad Demo</title>
      <vendor>The Java(tm) Tutorial: Sun Microsystems, Inc.</vendor>
      <description>Notepad Demo</description>
      <homepage href=""/>
      <description kind="short">ClickMeApp uses 3 custom classes plus several
       standard ones</description>
   	<jar href="Notepad.jar"/>   
	<j2se version="1.6+"
   <application-desc main-class="Notepad"/>

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19. affordable chandeliers Thu, 07 Oct 2010 08:40

Excellent. This video is a good place to start.

18. Sun, 28 Feb 2010 14:30

I wish to know why I should update JAVA on my computer

17. anonymous Thu, 26 Nov 2009 19:24

Thanks for the clear tutorial!

16. anonymous Wed, 18 Nov 2009 17:49

Hi, i'm from Perú... very good... i don't speak english very well...

Me ha ayudado a superar varias dudas sobre JWS... lo estoy pensando en aplicar en el trabajo.

Gracias por compartir tu conocimiento.

Thank you very much

15. anonymous Fri, 13 Nov 2009 02:30

it is useful

14. anonymous Thu, 29 Oct 2009 07:17

very helpful!

13. anonymous Thu, 22 Oct 2009 08:03

I am a chinese student who is learning java,and I want to learn it well,but in China,there are no english I use the Google and come here.I want to download more and more videoes about learning java,I hope I can get it from here,and thank you for sharing.

12. anonymous Tue, 22 Sep 2009 11:51


11. anonymous Fri, 28 Aug 2009 11:23

its helped me alot really i is very good thanks..alot...........

10. anonymous Mon, 03 Aug 2009 12:46

I think it was a very informative and complete

9. anonymous Sat, 25 Jul 2009 17:07

nice video

8. anonymous Wed, 24 Jun 2009 19:18

Very clear -- thanks for information.

7. anonymous Tue, 23 Jun 2009 23:27

Helped me

6. anonymous Sun, 31 May 2009 12:18

Nice video, thank you very much for taking the time to help me learn.

5. anonymous Sat, 30 May 2009 10:52

I have found it very interesting

Chris, very helpful, particularly the mime portion!


Very useful; thank you. I learn best with visual walkthroughs.

You might speak a little louder. However, the pace of your speech is just fine for beginners.

I want to hear everything because it's all useful to me. I'll watch it several times. Recommended it to my husband also.

Thank you!

Laura Ferrer

2. anonymous Sat, 27 Sep 2008 20:03

Hi it is not included the defination and and when we should use it for better benefit. So please add it. Rest is fine. Thanks for your demo.

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