How Can I tell url which browser I want

dlewis61 used Ask the Experts™

Our Sharepoint site is on IE. There are links to applications posted in there for users and when these links are clicked, they open in IE. These particular apps work best in Firefox. How can I make the links open in Firefox?

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Michael FowlerSolutions Consultant
The only way I know to achieve this would be to open Firefox and then drag and drop the link from IE into the open firefox session. Firefox should then open this link
Top Expert 2016
you have no control at the server end. the link will open in either the current browser or the default browser (current browser 99% of the time)
You can implement a simple check from the client side of the applications that your are running with Javascript, the following code will tell you about the browser version that the application is running

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