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What is the difference between applets and an application?

What is the difference between applets and an application. Where do the applets execute?

An applet is a program written in the Java programming language that can be included in an HTML page, much in the same way an image is included. An application is a standalone Java program that runs as a true application, outside of a browser. Both require a JVM (Java Virtual Machine).

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What is the difference between applets and an application?
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Application : It run on stand alone. Like you can run your java application in JRE.
Applet : You can run your applet program on web browser only.
Application : Contains only coding like methods and functions.
Applet : Contains tags,functins,methods and scripts.
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