Helper apps, itms protocol, and us Rev folk
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Tue Aug 4 16:44:39 EDT 2009
On Aug 4, 2009, at 4:20 PM, Richard Gaskin wrote:
> Apple has invented an Internet protocol named "itms" ("iTunes Music
> Store") so folks can put links on their web pages and clicking on
> those links automatically launches iTunes to the specified URL.
> How does iTunes register its itms protocol, and can we do the same
> for our own apps? Or is there a way to set up a Helper app to
> always handle files of a specific type?
> Any clues?
Here are some links I've posted previously on the subject.
Registering an Application to a URL Protocol
I think you need to handle the 'GURL' apple event in your application.
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