Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
programming forums Java Mobile Certification Databases Caching Books Engineering Micro Controllers OS Languages Paradigms IDEs Build Tools Frameworks Application Servers Open Source This Site Careers Other Pie Elite all forums
this forum made possible by our volunteer staff, including ...
Marshals:
  • Tim Cooke
  • Campbell Ritchie
  • Jeanne Boyarsky
  • Ron McLeod
  • Liutauras Vilda
Sheriffs:
  • Rob Spoor
  • Junilu Lacar
  • paul wheaton
Saloon Keepers:
  • Stephan van Hulst
  • Tim Moores
  • Tim Holloway
  • Carey Brown
  • Scott Selikoff
Bartenders:
  • Piet Souris
  • Jj Roberts
  • fred rosenberger

url to open in the default browser of the client

 
Greenhorn
Posts: 5
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Report post to moderator
I want the url to open in the default browser of the client. Can anyone help me how to achieve this.. I want to do this on Client side... Can we do this on Javascript.. Please suggest. I am just stuck in here...
I am able to get the alert with the url but just not able to open a new window in default browser...
<script type="text/javascript"><![CDATA[
function test(tbxss){
alert('testing' + tbxss);
java.lang.Runtime.getRuntime().exec("rundll32 url.dll,FileProtocolHandler " + tbxss);
}



]]></script>
 
Ranch Hand
Posts: 2458
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Report post to moderator
This has nothing to do with JSP. It is just a view technology. Your question is Javascript related. There is a forum out for HTML/Javascript related issues.

Back to your actual problem: in Javascript you normally use window.open() for this. There's no need for this platformspecific workaround.
 
Vaishali soneta
Greenhorn
Posts: 5
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Report post to moderator
Sorry for that.. I will add this question in the approproate forum..
 
Bauke Scholtz
Ranch Hand
Posts: 2458
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Report post to moderator
No need to do so. A moderator will move this topic sooner or later.
Besides, your question is also already answered. Why'd you to open a new topic then?
 
author
Posts: 15385
6
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Report post to moderator
Please do not post multiple questions on the same topic.

The conversation continues here: https://coderanch.com/t/436204/HTML-JavaScript/Open-url-default-browser#1938928

Eric
 
pie. tiny ad:
Building a Better World in your Backyard by Paul Wheaton and Shawn Klassen-Koop
https://coderanch.com/wiki/718759/books/Building-World-Backyard-Paul-Wheaton
    Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic