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Invoke the default editor to edit a file


import java.awt.Desktop;

public class Test {
  public static void main(String[] a) {
    try {
      Desktop desktop = null;
      if (Desktop.isDesktopSupported()) {
        desktop = Desktop.getDesktop();

       desktop.edit(new File("c:\\a.txt"));
    } catch (IOException ioe) {



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