Java Code Example for Applet: getDocumentBase() Method

DeeKay April 19, 2011 at 5:38 pm · java.applet

getDocumentBase() emthod of Applet class returns the URL of the document in which this applet is embedded. For example, suppose an applet is contained within the document:

 C:/Vigilance/samples/bin/index.html 

Then the document base is :

 C:/Vigilance/samples/bin/index.html

Below java code show how to get the document base in Applet :


/**********************************************************************************
 * Created on Nov, 2004 Copyright(c) http://kodehelp.com All Rights Reserved. 
 **********************************************************************************/
package com.kodehelp.java.applet;

import java.applet.Applet;
import java.awt.Graphics;
import java.awt.Image;

/**
 * @author http://kodehelp.com
 * 
 */
public class AppletGetDocumentBase extends Applet {
	
	Image image;

	@Override
	public void init() {
		System.out.println(getDocumentBase());
		image = getImage(getDocumentBase(),"logo.png");
	}
	
	@Override
	public void paint(Graphics g) {
		g.drawImage(image, 0, 0, this);
	}

}