IE7 opens two browser windows instead of one
Posted on 2007-04-03
I have a VB App that I wish to use to open a browser window with certain defined characteristics - no menu, no toolbar etc. I can do this using automation, but when I try to navigate to the URL I find with IE 7 I am getting two windows open. The first just says "connecting..." while the second opens to the correct URL, but with all the default browser settings - menu, toolbar etc. From searching around I can see this is because the new URL is in a different security context - in this case it is on the Intranet - but I have been unable to find a workaround to the problem.