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Iexplore parameters?

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Hi!

Well, I want to open an Explorer window with an URL, that is:
start iexplore http://www.myweb.com

Well, my question is, that I want to open that explorer window, but without buttons and menus, like in JavaScript, but using command line whit "start iexplore..."
It's that possible?, how?

Thx
MARC
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Question by:shoooot
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by:Dufo G. Belski
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Just typing:

start iexplore %url%

works for me.  For example,

start iexplore www.experts-exchange.com

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by:Dufo G. Belski
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Oh, wait, you said without buttons and menus so previous comment is not what you are looking for.
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by:Dufo G. Belski
ID: 6921145
start iexplore -k www.myweb.com

will run it is kiosk mode, no buttons or menus.  Is that what you're looking for?

(Use alt+F4 to close IE).
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by:shoooot
ID: 6921619
Well, I want something like that, but no full screen, it's possible to designate a screen size?

MARC
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by:shoooot
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Well, I want something like that, but no full screen, it's possible to designate a screen size?

MARC
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Asta Cu earned 75 total points
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Interesting question.  The screen size should be the last size you chose as you defined within your browser.  If I'm understanding you correctly, you may want to try this:
Open a new window, (and I assume based on what you said, that you open Maximized by default) ... click for the option to make it the smaller size, then as you hold CTRL drag the window to the size you want.  Open another new window .... close the first one and now again drag the new window size holding CTRL to the size you want.  Close the browser and start again and see if the new window which now opens is at the new size you defined by the CTRL+Dragging you did earlier.  Assuming this is so, as it should now be, re-enter the command asyscokid showed you above.

Good luck,
":0) Asta
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by:Computer101
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Hello all,
I am Computer101, a moderator from Experts-Exchange and also an expert within this topic area. This uestion has been open a long time.  What I am going to do is allow feedback from the questioner and xperts.  If it is not resolved, I will delete or accept an answer based on the info I have been given, Experts, feel free to offer input.  I will monitor these questions for a period of 5-7 days and come back and evaluate.  I will have another moderator (who is also an expert in this topic area) look at the question also to ensure we do the right thing for this question.

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by:Dufo G. Belski
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Hard to tell without feedback, but a split may be in order.
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by:Asta Cu
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I agree.
":0) Asta
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by:Computer101
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Points reduced for split.

asyscokid, look for your question in this topic area

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by:Dufo G. Belski
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Looking...        :)
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by:Asta Cu
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Thank you.
":0) Asta
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by:Computer101
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Oops,
Done asyscokid

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