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Website Shortcut

I have a website that I have as short cut on my Windows 7/XP desktop.
The problem is that whenever I open it, it opens up in Chrome.
I need the short cut open in ie not Chrome.
The users can't right click & choose browser. When the user double clicks the shortcut it should open in ie.
Removing Chrome is not an option.
Thanks in advance
Windows XP

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Ess Kay

8/22/2022 - Mon
Ess Kay

To force open a URL in Internet Explorer:
“C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe” http://url_you_want
To force open a URL in Firefox:
“C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe” http://url_you_want

read more here

hope that helps

Make ie your default browser. ie tools internet options programs

Hi RFLafferty,

You need to create a shortcut to the IE executable and then add the URL as the first switch.

"C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe" http://www.google.co.uk

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HTH but I probably won't be the first with this :)
Your help has saved me hundreds of hours of internet surfing.
Ess Kay

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