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Open your Default Browser to a Website

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Submitted on: 1/2/2015 9:31:00 PM
By: Stephen Glauser (from psc cd)  
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User Rating: By 38 Users
Compatibility: VB 4.0 (32-bit), VB 5.0, VB 6.0
Views: 598
 
     This is a simple, yet very useful One Line code, that will open your (the user) Default Web Browser, and send you to a user specified URL.
 
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'**************************************
' Name: Open your Default Browser to a Website
' Description:This is a simple, yet very useful One Line code, that will open your (the user) Default Web Browser, and send you to a user specified URL.
' By: Stephen Glauser (from psc cd)
'
' Inputs:URL
'**************************************

Sub OpenUrl(URL As String)
Rem Written by Stephen Glauser
Rem Last Update: August 1, 1999
Rem This will the users Default Web Browser
Rem and send them to the specified URL
Rem Call OpenUrl("http://www.microsoft.com")
Shell ("Explorer " & URL$), vbNormalNoFocus
End Sub


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