Improve detection of installed browsers for "Preview in"

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Improve detection of installed browsers for "Preview in"

Postby pmk65 » Mon Jul 10, 2017 2:46 pm

According to Microsoft, installed browsers must register under one of the following keys:


Here you can find the "Browser name" under "Capabilities\ApplicationName", the "Default icon" under "DefaultIcon" and the "Path to executable" under "shell\open\command"

The only browser that doesn't follow the guidelines is Internet Explorer, which is missing the "Capabilities" key :D :roll:
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Re: Improve detection of installed browsers for "Preview in"

Postby Aivars » Tue Jul 18, 2017 2:47 pm

Great suggestion, thank you! I'll write this down.
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