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Nektra

Hi to all!

I'm using an Internet Explorer 9 virtualized and not the Internet Explorer 9 that is installed. My question is: Can I configure _IECreate function to run that IE9 virtualized and not the installed one?

Thanks to all

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water

What do you mean by "virtualized"? Do you run the IE9 in another virtual machine?


My UDFs and Tutorials:

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UDFs:
Active Directory (NEW 2017-04-18 - Version 1.4.8.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts - Wiki
OutlookEX (NEW 2017-02-27 - Version 1.3.1.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts - Wiki
ExcelChart (2015-04-01 - Version 0.4.0.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts
Excel - Example Scripts - Wiki
Word - Wiki
PowerPoint (2015-06-06 - Version 0.0.5.0) - Download - General Help & Support

Tutorials:
ADO - Wiki

 

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Nektra

No, in my computer i have a IE9 installed and a portable IE9... I want to run and test the portable version

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water

I don't think you can run the portable IE9 using the IE UDF. The UDF uses

ObjCreate("InternetExplorer.Application")
to start the browser.

As the portable version doesn't install anything on the PC it doesn't know the classname or CLSID of the portable IE.

You can just run the portable IE9, open an URL and then use _IEAttach to connect to this instance of the IE.


My UDFs and Tutorials:

Spoiler

UDFs:
Active Directory (NEW 2017-04-18 - Version 1.4.8.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts - Wiki
OutlookEX (NEW 2017-02-27 - Version 1.3.1.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts - Wiki
ExcelChart (2015-04-01 - Version 0.4.0.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts
Excel - Example Scripts - Wiki
Word - Wiki
PowerPoint (2015-06-06 - Version 0.0.5.0) - Download - General Help & Support

Tutorials:
ADO - Wiki

 

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water

I understand that he wants to run the mobile version of IE9 from a USB stick or whatever (see post #3)


My UDFs and Tutorials:

Spoiler

UDFs:
Active Directory (NEW 2017-04-18 - Version 1.4.8.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts - Wiki
OutlookEX (NEW 2017-02-27 - Version 1.3.1.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts - Wiki
ExcelChart (2015-04-01 - Version 0.4.0.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts
Excel - Example Scripts - Wiki
Word - Wiki
PowerPoint (2015-06-06 - Version 0.0.5.0) - Download - General Help & Support

Tutorials:
ADO - Wiki

 

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