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    Force Run .exe from a Intranet Page?

    Hi,

    We've been designing an intranet page for the students in our school and are trying to streamline the start menu. The problem is when we they click a hyperlink thats linked to a .exe file, it asks to either run or save it - We want them to run it...

    Is there anyway of forcing the .exe to run through the website code?

    Any help would be greatly appreciated!

    Thanks,
    Silv.

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    Haven't tried it myself as my intranet never got off the ground but this has been in my bookmarks for a while as a recommended solution -

    Whirly Wiry Web, Guide to Neat Net Code - Launch-in-IE

    Should do the job!

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    then use the call to vbs to launch the exe.

    Set objShell = CreateObject("Wscript.Shell")
    objShell.Run "\\share\program.exe"

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