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Text Menu Applet


Hi everyone. You are looking at the most VERSATILE menu applet, and the best thing is that you can can create quickly and easily url menus, either Horizontal or Vertical, WITHOUT creating images. The combinations as you will see in these examples are countless. When the mouse is over text then it can change it's font color, font size, font style and background color.
Vertical Examples: (For horizontal examples click here)

Example 1


When the mouse is over text, it's fontsize, font color, font style and background color change

Copy the following code and put it in an html file:
<APPLET CODE=TextMenu.class WIDTH=150 HEIGHT=70>
<param name="TextToDisplay" value="Java Boutique;Java News;Java FAQs;Java Sun">
<param name="URLtoDisplay" value="http://javaboutique.internet.com;http://javaboutique.internet.com/jbnews.html;http://javaboutique.internet.com/javafaqs.html;http://java.sun.com>
<param name="Target" value="_blank;_blank;_blank">
<param name="Position" value="Vertical">
<param name="FontSize" value="16">
<param name="FontSize2" value="20">
<param name="bgCOLOR1" value="240,240,200">
<param name="bgCOLOR2" value="0,0,255">
<param name="textCOLOR1" value="0,0,0">
<param name="textCOLOR2" value="0,0,0">
<param name="FontStyle" value="BOLD">
<param name="FontStyle2" value="BOLDandITALIC">
<param name="FontName" value="TimesRoman">
<param name="Author" value="George Eleftheriou">
<param name="Email" value="gele@egnatia.ee.auth.gr">
Your browser doesn't support java or java is not enabled!
</APPLET>


Example 2


When the mouse is over text, it's fontsize and font color change

Copy the following code and put it in an html file:
<APPLET CODE=TextMenu.class WIDTH=150 HEIGHT=70>
<param name="TextToDisplay" value="Java Boutique;Java News;Java FAQs">
<param name="URLtoDisplay" value="http://javaboutique.internet.com;http://javaboutique.internet.com/jbnews.html;http://javaboutique.internet.com/javafaqs.html>
<param name="Target" value="_blank;_blank;_blank">
<param name="Position" value="Vertical">
<param name="FontSize" value="16">
<param name="FontSize2" value="20">
<param name="bgCOLOR1" value="240,240,200">
<param name="bgCOLOR2" value="240,240,200">
<param name="textCOLOR1" value="0,0,0">
<param name="textCOLOR2" value="0,0,255">
<param name="FontStyle" value="BOLD">
<param name="FontStyle2" value="BOLD">
<param name="FontName" value="TimesRoman">
<param name="Author" value="George Eleftheriou">
<param name="Email" value="gele@egnatia.ee.auth.gr">
Your browser doesn't support java or java is not enabled!
</APPLET>


Example 3


When the mouse is over text, font color changes

Copy the following code and put it in an html file:
<APPLET CODE=TextMenu.class WIDTH=150 HEIGHT=70>
<param name="TextToDisplay" value="Java Boutique;Java News;Java FAQs">
<param name="URLtoDisplay" value="http://javaboutique.internet.com;http://javaboutique.internet.com/jbnews.html;http://javaboutique.internet.com/javafaqs.html>
<param name="Target" value="_blank;_blank;_blank">
<param name="Position" value="Vertical">
<param name="FontSize" value="20">
<param name="FontSize2" value="20">
<param name="FontStyle" value="BOLD">
<param name="FontStyle2" value="BOLD">
<param name="bgCOLOR1" value="240,240,200">
<param name="bgCOLOR2" value="240,240,200">
<param name="textCOLOR1" value="0,0,0">
<param name="textCOLOR2" value="0,0,255">
<param name="FontName" value="TimesRoman">
<param name="Author" value="George Eleftheriou">
<param name="Email" value="gele@egnatia.ee.auth.gr">
Your browser doesn't support java or java is not enabled!
</APPLET>


Example 4


When the mouse is over text, background color changes

Copy the following code and put it in an html file:
<APPLET CODE=TextMenu.class WIDTH=150 HEIGHT=70>
<param name="TextToDisplay" value="Java Boutique;Java News;Java FAQs">
<param name="URLtoDisplay" value="http://javaboutique.internet.com;http://javaboutique.internet.com/jbnews.html;http://javaboutique.internet.com/javafaqs.html>
<param name="Target" value="_blank;_blank;_blank">
<param name="Position" value="Vertical">
<param name="FontSize" value="20">
<param name="FontSize2" value="20">
<param name="bgCOLOR1" value="0,0,255">
<param name="bgCOLOR2" value="240,240,200">
<param name="textCOLOR1" value="0,0,0">
<param name="textCOLOR2" value="0,0,0">
<param name="FontStyle" value="BOLD">
<param name="FontStyle2" value="BOLD">
<param name="FontName" value="TimesRoman">
<param name="Author" value="George Eleftheriou">
<param name="Email" value="gele@egnatia.ee.auth.gr">
Your browser doesn't support java or java is not enabled!
</APPLET>


Parameters:

For horizontal examples click here

Note: If texts don't appear centered, please reload/refresh page.I have noticed this, only on Internet Explorer, and only some times.. Netscape Communicator presents no problem.
Questions should be directed to the author
Download the TextMenu and a classes and put them in the same Directory


Created 1998 by George Eleftheriou