How can I direct revGoURL to a specific browser?

Mike Bonner bonnmike at gmail.com
Wed Jul 21 14:51:34 CDT 2010


that shoulda been:
put quote & "c:\program files\internet explorer\iexplore.exe" & quote
into tBrowser

On Wed, Jul 21, 2010 at 3:50 PM, Mike Bonner <bonnmike at gmail.com> wrote:
> Another option is to use the shell command:
>
> put quote & c:\program files\internet explorer\iexplore.exe & quote
> into tBrowser
> put "http://www.mini-itx.com" into urltoget
> get shell(merge("[[tBrowser]] [[urltoget]]"))
>
> The only thing i'm unsure of is if IE is always in the same location.
> I also can't test at the moment, no windows access right now.
>
> On Wed, Jul 21, 2010 at 3:33 PM, Marty Knapp <martyknapp at comcast.net> wrote:
>> On Mac, I've saved URLs as weblocs and then used the launch command:
>>
>> launch webLocPath with "/Applications/Safari.app"
>>
>> On Windows perhaps you could save a URL as a shortcut and do the same? (I've
>> not tried it)
>>
>> Marty Knapp
>>>
>>> I want to open a link on Windows using "revGoURL link". This works great
>>> with whatever browser the user has as their default browser.
>>>
>>> The problem is that the link only works in IE and I can't guarantee that
>>> IE is the default browser. How can I have a specific browser run the link?
>>>
>>> On the Mac I could use AppleScript but I don't know how to do it on
>>> Windows.
>>>
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