NAME

ActiveState::Win32::Shell - Windows Shell Functions

SYNOPSIS

  use ActiveState::Win32::Shell qw(BrowseDocument);
  
  my $document = 'C:\Program Files\ActiveState\Document.html';
  my $fragment = 'anchor_name';
  
  BrowseDocument($document, $fragment)
    or die "Can't browse document";

DESCRIPTION

The ActiveState::Win32::Shell module provides access to the windows shell (Explorer).

The following methods are provided:

BrowseDocument( $document, $fragment )

Opens $document in default browser and navigates to $fragment. Returns true if the operation was successful.

BrowseUrl( $url )

Opens $url in default browser. Returns true if the operation was successful.

FindExecutable( $document )

Returns the executable registered to open the $document or undef.

COPYRIGHT

Copyright 2006 ActiveState Software Inc.