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ap·plet

 (ăp′lĭt)
n. Computers
A small program designed to be downloaded from the internet to run on a webpage that a user is accessing.

applet

(ˈæplɪt)
n
(Computer Science) computing a computer program that runs within a page on the internet
[C20: from app(lication program) + -let]

app•let

(ˈæp lɪt)
n.
Computers. a small application program that can be called up for use while working in another application.
[1990–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.applet - a Java application; an application program that uses the client's web browser to provide a user interface
application program, applications programme, application - a program that gives a computer instructions that provide the user with tools to accomplish a task; "he has tried several different word processing applications"
Translations

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She later discovered she couldn't get at the info in the Java applet it runs on.
MicroDisplay X supports users during the installation of Silicon Software frame grabbers to test the entire system structure, to select and parameterise applets, and to configure camera settings.
To that end, an online learning applet (or module) has been developed as a virtual laboratory tool to guide students through this important concept.
For example, whether to update software, to install a plugin or applet, or to click on links, etc., these are all decisions that are not directly part of work tasks.
In addition to the delay accuracy, we also investigated the impact of possible link packet loss, measurement overhead, the time cost of measurement duration using Java applet, Flash, and the JSP dynamic web page method to gain insights into the cloud performance.
The applet used in this lesson can be accessed through the following link: http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/game/ma17frac-game-fractionsside-by-side.
The simulation applet shown in Figure 3 (developed by Justin Vincent from flashscience.com), used to illustrate how the liquid column in a simple barometer changes with changes in atmospheric pressure, was downloaded from http://www.flashscience.com/motion/barometer.htm.
"Through exhaustive updates, Bitdefender antivirus software keeps users in a protective cocoon, allowing them to safely browse the Internet with any Java applet without the fear of malware or other e-threats," said Bitdefender Chief Security Researcher Catalin Cosoi.
The first argument is normally a call to the applet's getDocumentBase or getCodeBase method.
He himself has witnessed the advantages of the applet, as he travels frequently around the world and now is completely up to date via his iPhone.
2.- Una vez situado el raton en la zona del applet, hacer doble click y se activa un menu (el menu se desactiva haciendo tambien doble click) que tiene las siguientes opciones: A) Dos botones para reconstruir el proceso sobre como se ha realizado la figura paso a paso, un boton avanza un paso en la construccion y otro lo deshace, junto con una "bola" podemos ver en que punto del proceso nos encontramos.
A horizontal menu at the top of the applet provides links to Activities, Parent/ Teacher information, NCTM Standards, and Instructions (Figure 2).