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How to access a web page with default browser

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How do I access a web page with the default browser?

OK its a dumb one but I've looked everywhere and can't find it !

Thnaks Chris.
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you want your app to open default browser?
if so you can use ShellExecute...

uses ShellAPI

ShellExecute(Handle, 'Open', 'http://something.html', Nil, Nil, SW_SHOWNORMAL);

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Thanks Saam! I'll give that a whirl.
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