Internet Explorer Setting to Run JNLP File

Q

How to configure IE (Internet Explorer) to automatically run JNLP files. I have JRE (Java Runtime Environment) installed.

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A

If you have JRE (Java Runtime Environment) installed, you can follow these steps to configure IE (Internet Explorer) to automatically run JNLP files, when it is clicked:

1. Run IE (Internet Explorer), and go to Settings.

2. Select "Internet Options", then "Programs".

3. Click "Set programs". You see the "Control Panel\Programs\Default Programs" screen.

4. Click "Associate a file type or protocol with a program" link. You see a list of file extensions and their associated programs.

5. Select the .jnlp (JNLP File) entry, and click "Change Program" button.

6. Click "Browse" button to select \fyicenter\jdk-1.8.0\bin\javaws. You see .jnlp is associated with "Java Web Start Launcher" program.

Now open DynamicTreeDemo.html in IE browser and click "JavaWS Launch". You see DynamicTreeDemo running in a new window.

The following picture shows how to configure IE to run JNLP files automatically with JavaWS:
Configure IE to Run JNLP File with JavaWS

 

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