HTML telnet: link needs to work for SSH client

On a web page, if I include a link to "telnet:", the link will cause a telnet session to open to the provided IP address.

Since we use SSH to communicate with our network devices, how would I create a hyperlink on a web page that would load my SSH program and connect to the device?
Tim TitusCTOAsked:
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JamesCsslConnect With a Mentor Commented:
The correct way to do it is:


An SSH client would have to be installed, and have registered itself as the default client for this to work, however.
The userinfo and port are optional
Tim TitusCTOAuthor Commented:
This is EXCELLENT!!!

What browser version(s) support this?  IE 6?  Firefox?

If you know the IETF or W3C standard, do you know what they are or have links so I can read?

^more up-to-date; I was mistaken when I said it was a standard; it's a draft headed towards standardization
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