Java Web Start
Add new deployment features to popular browsers like Opera or Chrome and enable launching the separate application via the Java-based bridge between them. It supports downloading and installing spreadsheet programs and updating supported software components.
The 126.96.36.1993 version of Java Web Start is available as a free download on our website. Java Web Start is included in Development Tools. Our built-in antivirus scanned this download and rated it as virus free. This free software is a product of Oracle.
From the developer:
Java Web Start is an application deployment technology that gives you the power to launch full-featured applications with a single click from your Web browser.
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