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    open url in chrome

    hi guys i am having a issue opening a url in chrome. i am trying to interact with the navigation bar but cannot find the childwindow. i am a complete novice and i was trying to learn to use the sendmessage api, so i want to find the handle for the chrome navigation bar and use sendmessage api to set the url i want then emulate the enterkey n the keyboard.. any ideas

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    Re: open url in chrome

    nono you runs the chrome or the URL in the SHELL... it will open the DEFAULT browser for http or https or ftp protocol.

    IIRC is a feature of explorer.exe (not iexplorer)


    SHELL "%windir%\explorer.exe" , vbnormalfocus

    Last edited by flyguille; Mar 20th, 2017 at 11:44 AM.

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