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JohnOne

What is the tech called that enables a link click to be detected in any browser?

For example when I click a magnet metalink or bitorrent link in a browser, my torrent client opens it, even if the client is not running.

Need it for a torrent client project.

No idea what to search for after "detect link click" etc.. just turns up hundreds of pages of webbrowser controls references.


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BrewManNH

Look in the post 3 up from yours, then click on the link in it. 

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JohnOne

Not as simple as you would first think though.

After following the microsoft guide, utorrent was still opening.

Even after I uninstalled utorrent, I was getting errors regarding utorrent not being found.

For me it was enough to delete everything utorrent from the registry, since I made my own client.

Really cool, though.


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