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Chapter 16 - Application vs. Applet
Application versus Applet
For users that have a proxy server, the DataFerrett Applet should be installed and run with your internet browser. The proxy server does not allow installation of software to a user's computer.
To determine if you have a proxy server:
The DataFerrett installation will require the services of your System Administrator with special privileges installing new software, usually. The DataFerrett application is actually created using the same code as the Applet, it is just that as an applet user with a proxy server you can/will need to set up DataFerrett and take a couple of extra steps.
DataFerrett is created using JAVA. Since we are all generally using a Windows environment, you will have to give Windows permission to allow the java to perform functions for you. This sounds a little intimidating, but it isn't really.
/* DataFerrett Java Policy to allow copy/paste, print, and save */
Save the file as ".java.policy" and place it into the following Windows directory depending on your operating
Now you are ready to start DataFerrett. Go to the DataFerrett website page with the Netscape and Internet Explorer icons. Choose the browser you use and DataFerrett will begin.
Last update: 3/12/10