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I have a URL that I want to open in the system's default browser.  How do I find the default browser, spawn it, and point it to the URL?
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Do this:

ShellExecute(handle, "open", "http://me.here.com", NULL, NULL, SW_SHOWNORMAL)

Cheers,

Raymond.
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Thanks, Raymond
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