How can I direct revGoURL to a specific browser?

Jeff Massung massung at gmail.com
Wed Jul 21 15:36:14 CDT 2010


Bill,

My apologies. I misread the problem. ;-)

Many of the other suggestions should do what you want. My preference is for
the shell command version (don't forget to set the hideConsoleWindows to
true on windows).

Jeff M.

On Wed, Jul 21, 2010 at 3:32 PM, Bill Vlahos <bvlahos at mac.com> wrote:

> Jeff,
>
> Yes it works fine for the default browser.
>
> The problem is that the web page only works in IE. If Firefox or some other
> browser is set as the user's default browser then it fails to work correctly
> on the web page.
>
> Bill Vlahos
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> On Jul 21, 2010, at 12:12 PM, Jeff Massung wrote:
>
> > Doesn't "launch url tURL" work for you just fine? Does for me. Launches
> FF,
> > Chrome, Safari... whatever my default browser is.
> >
> > Jeff M.
> >
> > On Wed, Jul 21, 2010 at 2:06 PM, Bill Vlahos <bvlahos at mac.com> wrote:
> >
> >> 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.
> >>
> >> Bill Vlahos
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