Passing Parameters to Java Applet : Applet « Development « Java Tutorial

import java.applet.Applet;
import java.awt.BorderLayout;
import java.awt.Label;

public class Main extends Applet {
  Label m_titleLabel = new Label(getParameter("Title"));
  public void init() {
    setLayout(new BorderLayout());
    add(BorderLayout.NORTH, m_titleLabel);

Writing and Running Java Applet, Demonstration
<APPLET CODE="ParamApplet.class" WIDTH=600 HEIGHT=275 >
<PARAM NAME=Title VALUE="This is a Title String">


6.28.2.A real applet
6.28.3.Add JButton to JApplet
6.28.4.Access applet parameters
6.28.5.An Swing-based applet skeleton
6.28.6.Swing Applet
6.28.7.A simple Swing-based applet
6.28.8.Mini Appletviewer
6.28.9.Tic Tac Toe game
6.28.10.WeatherWizard JApplet
6.28.11.Change an applet background color
6.28.12.Read an applet parameters
6.28.13.Calling methods of an Applet from JavaScript code
6.28.14.Passing Parameters to Java Applet
6.28.15.Display message in browser status bar
6.28.16.System properties accessible to applets