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I don't wanna be able to open a web page (like www.autoitscript.com) using the default browser. Is there a way?

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Just_Plain_Cool

I don't wanna be able to open a web page (like www.autoitscript.com) using the default browser. Is there a way?

10x

<{POST_SNAPBACK}>

Use the forum's search feature and search for "Default Browser". The information is there as this has been covered before...

Hope this helps,

JPC :)

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buzz44

$Url = "http://www.autoitscript.com/forum/index.php?"
$OpenUrl = RegRead ("HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Applications\iexplore.exe\shell\open\command", ""); Get the Internet browser path
$PosParam    = StringInStr ($OpenUrl, "%")         ; Parameter location (%l)
$OpenUrlLeft  = StringLeft  ($OpenUrl, $PosParam-1)   ; Left handside of the path
$OpenUrlRight = StringMid   ($OpenUrl, $PosParam+2,999); Right handside of the path
Run ($OpenUrlLeft & $url & $OpenUrlRight)

From the topic mentioned above.

Edited by Burrup

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buzz44

Whoops my bad. Sorry I was supposed it modifiy it. Try this.

$Url = "http://www.autoitscript.com/forum/index.php?"
$OpenUrl = RegRead ("HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\https\shell\open\command", ""); Get the Internet browser path
$PosParam    = StringInStr ($OpenUrl, "%")       ; Parameter location (%l)
$OpenUrlLeft  = StringLeft  ($OpenUrl, $PosParam-1) ; Left handside of the path
$OpenUrlRight = StringMid   ($OpenUrl, $PosParam+2,999); Right handside of the path
Run ($OpenUrlLeft & $url & $OpenUrlRight)
Edited by Burrup

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BlueScreen

Thanks, Guys, for all your replies. I have finally used:

RunWait(@ComSpec & " /c " & "start http://www.blablabla.com", "", @SW_MAXIMIZE).

This is doing the job, but when there is a URL such as: www.blabla&bla, it doesn't work. I still wanna use Comspec. Any idea how to overcome this limitation?

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buzz44

$Url = "http://www.autoitscript.com/forum/index.php?"

RunWait(@ComSpec & " /c start " & $Url)

? I'm not sure what you mean by www.blablabla.com, do you mean it doesnt work when it doesnt have "http://" infront of it?


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MSLx Fanboy

I don't believe it will work without the "http://" because it doesn't know what protocol is going to be used, which means it doesn't know the default app to use, since it doesn't know the protocol...


Writing AutoIt scripts since
_DateAdd("d", -2, _NowCalcDate())

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buzz44

Well I just used my above example without the "http://" and it works fine.


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