adding address bar to my desktop

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by Lithium, Jun 23, 2002.

  1. Lithium

    Lithium Guest

    ok ive been working on a interactive desktop and i wanna add an address bar to it like you have on the start bar any idea's on how i might do that?
     
  2. scsa20

    scsa20 Simonsoft Network

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    right click on the taskbar>Toolbars>Address

    ;)
     
  3. Lithium

    Lithium Guest

    i know how to do that i want it on my desktop sorry if i didnt make it more specific
     
  4. Bytes Back

    Bytes Back Ex Police Chief

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    you can drag that to the desktop
     
  5. pothitos

    pothitos Guest

    Hi,
    Don't know if this will work but i found this script:

    <FORM Name="Redirect">

    <INPUT TYPE="Text" Name="URL" Value="http://www.">
    <INPUT TYPE="Button" Value="Load Page" onClick="location.href = this.form.elements[0].value">
    </FORM>

    Hope this helps,
    Mike
     
  6. Lithium

    Lithium Guest

    alright ive got it on the desktop but everytime i try to load a web page it changes my desktop to the web page lol
     
  7. DvL

    DvL Guest

    same here

    kinda works great.. but it seems to not be able to function as a webbrowser....

    hmmmm kinda interesting to get a webbrowser as desktop hehe..

    let me know if there is a solution..




    DvL:D
     
  8. Lithium

    Lithium Guest

    anyone have any idea theres gotta be a way to do it
     
  9. Lithium

    Lithium Guest

    nope still opens it on my desktop oh well lol
     
  10. xsk8zerox

    xsk8zerox Moderator

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    this should do it

    <FORM Name="Redirect" target="_new">

    <INPUT TYPE="Text" Name="URL" Value="http://www.">
    <INPUT TYPE="Button" Value="Load Page" onClick="window.open(this.form.elements[0].value)">
    </FORM>
     
  11. Lithium

    Lithium Guest

    oh so tight thanks man that did it