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Adding website to startup

Posted on 2008-06-19
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I was wondering if there is a way to launch a website when the computer first starts up.
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coolsport00 earned 500 total points
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You can create a shortcut of the website you want, then place the shortcut in the Startup folder. If you want this for a group of users, you should be able to do this via Group Policy.

Regards.
~coolsport00
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by:schalcraft
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The easiest way is to add a shortcut to your startup folder with the website following the ie program

"C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\IEXPLORE.EXE" www.google.com
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by:madhusk
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Yes you can

To add a URL in startup,

click start Click programs Right Click on Start Up and click open for all users.

Right click and select New Short cut and type the URL you want to be opened and click finish.

Done
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