Re: Problem with Windows XP SP2 and VB.Net code

From: Gordon Bell (gsbell_at_hotmail.com)
Date: 08/22/04


Date: Sun, 22 Aug 2004 03:35:32 -0500


You could uncheck the 'Reuse Windows for Launching Shortcuts' on the
Advanced tab in Internet Explorer Options.

"Blaxer" <Blaxer@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:D851EC41-94D6-4B3D-AB9D-E11FBE7874D3@microsoft.com...
> Ouch, I may have spoke too soon here. It seems that although this code
works
> it will "replace the url" of any instance of IE that is already running,
> which for us is bad! Any ideas?
>
>
>
> Thank you!
>
> "Ken Tucker [MVP]" wrote:
>
> > Hi,
> >
> > Try this instead.
> >
> > Process.Start(www.yahoo.com)
> >
> >
> >
> > Ken
> >
> > -----------------------------------
> >
> > "Blaxer" <Blaxer@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> > news:3DA17B4A-CD7F-4D00-8376-0E578C2029CD@microsoft.com...
> > I am using the following code to open an instance of Internet Explorer
with
> > a
> > specific URL.
> >
> > Dim Argument_String as String = "www.yahoo.com"
> > System.Diagnostics.Process.Start("C:\Program Files\Internet
> > Explorer\iexplore.exe", Argument_String)
> >
> > If I have the new XP SP2 IE pop-up blocker enabled the browser does not
come
> > up at all, if I disable it it "pops-up" just fine. If I put, for
example,
> > www.yahoo.com in the list of sites to not block pop-ups for it has no
effect
> > and is still blocked.
> >
> > Any help would be greatly appreciated...
> >
> > TIA...