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Language: VB5,VB6
Expertise: Intermediate
Sep 15, 2001



Building the Right Environment to Support AI, Machine Learning and Deep Learning

ViewHTMLSourceInBrowser - Use IE to view the HTML of a page

Private Declare Function ShellExecute Lib "shell32.dll" Alias "ShellExecuteA" _
    (ByVal hwnd As Long, ByVal lpOperation As String, ByVal lpFile As String, _
    ByVal lpParameters As String, ByVal lpDirectory As String, _
    ByVal nShowCmd As Long) As Long

' Show the source code of any page by sending a command to the browser
' Example:
'    ViewHTMLSourceInBrowser "www.vb2themax.com/Default.asp"

Public Sub ViewHTMLSourceInBrowser(ByVal URL As String)
    ' add the http:// in case it isn't already present in the specified URL
    If Left$(URL, 7) <> "http://" Then URL = "http://" & URL
    ' open the browser and send the command to show the source
    ShellExecute 0, "Open", "javascript:window.location = 'view-source:" & URL _
        & "';", "", "", 0
End Sub
Marco Bellinaso
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