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Visual Basic 2005 Basics If you are new to Visual Basic programming with version 2005, this is the place to start your questions. For questions about the book: Beginning Visual Basic 2005 by Thearon Willis and Bryan Newsome, ISBN: 0-7645-7401-9 please, use this forum instead.
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Default Finding Default Browser

Sorry for this duplicate post. I posted it in the wrong place previously.

I'm running some code called ProcessControlVB that I downloaded from ms-help://MS.VSExpressCC.v80/MS.NETFramework.v20.en/dv_vbcode/html/ab0ea779-d76d-40cc-a53e-659d11d70fe5.htm

It opens Notepad, Internet Explorer. I can change the code to open Firefox instead of Internet Explorer.

What I would like to do is be able to determine the default browser and open it (whatever browser it might be). Any help in determining what the default browser is would be greatly appreciated.

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