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How to open a URL in the default browser from your VB-app?

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'Declare the following in a .bas module or similar: 'Goes up to the very top of the module

Declare Function ShellExecute Lib "shell32.dll" Alias "ShellExecuteA" _
(ByVal hwnd As Long, ByVal lpOperation As String, ByVal lpFile As _
String, ByVal lpParameters As String, ByVallpDirectory As String, _
ByVal nShowCmd As Long) As Long
Public Const SW_SHOWNORMAL = 1

Then use the following code To make the Shell: In the form main under browser Load

Dim a As Long
a = ShellExecute(Me.hwnd, "open", "", "", "C:",SW_SHOWNORMAL);

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