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4 minutes ago, asdfghjkl987 said:

hey guys

 

I'm doing a little mini project atm where im building a website and im trying to get it to open a program installed on the machine but I cannot find anywhere online that tells me how.

For example I want to click a button on a webpage and it to open a program on my machine. is that possible?

In writing in html

 

Due to the security limits set on the majority of modern browsers, it is going to have to ask the user first for permission to open the local program, although it definitely is possible.

 

https://www.codeproject.com/articles/113678/how-to-execute-a-local-file-using-html-application

hey guys

 

I'm doing a little mini project atm where im building a website and im trying to get it to open a program installed on the machine but I cannot find anywhere online that tells me how.

For example I want to click a button on a webpage and it to open a program on my machine. is that possible?

In writing in html

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4 minutes ago, asdfghjkl987 said:

hey guys

 

I'm doing a little mini project atm where im building a website and im trying to get it to open a program installed on the machine but I cannot find anywhere online that tells me how.

For example I want to click a button on a webpage and it to open a program on my machine. is that possible?

In writing in html

 

Due to the security limits set on the majority of modern browsers, it is going to have to ask the user first for permission to open the local program, although it definitely is possible.

 

https://www.codeproject.com/articles/113678/how-to-execute-a-local-file-using-html-application

Hope this information post was helpful  ?,

        @Boomwebsearch 

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14 minutes ago, Boomwebsearch said:

 

Due to the security limits set on the majority of modern browsers, it is going to have to ask the user first for permission to open the local program, although it definitely is possible.

 

https://www.codeproject.com/articles/113678/how-to-execute-a-local-file-using-html-application

That is perfect, thank you

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4 minutes ago, asdfghjkl987 said:

That is perfect, thank you

 

No problem, I am always more than happy to help out, happy coding!

 

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Hope this information post was helpful  ?,

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