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Get displayed url from browser using DDE

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Submitted on: 1/5/2015 5:28:00 PM
By: Mark E. (from psc cd)  
Level: Intermediate
User Rating: By 16 Users
Compatibility: VB 4.0 (32-bit), VB 5.0, VB 6.0
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     This code retrieves the url and window title of any open instance of Netscape Navigator or Internet Explorer. It uses DDE (Dynamic data exchange) and WWW_GetWindowInfo and is much more reliable than the FindWindow Function. DDE is supported in Internet Explorer > 3.0 and in Netscape Navigator > 2.0.

 
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