Open a URL with the non default web browser

Shortcut to Open a URL with IE When Firefox is Default

  1. Click Start
  2. Click Programs
  3. Click-and-drag Internet Explorer to your desktop
  4. Right-click the new shortcut and select Properties
  5. On the Shortcut tab, click the Target field and move the cursor to the end of all the text
  6. Enter a single space and then enter your URL URL_IE
  7. Click Apply
  8. Click the General tab
  9. In the text field at the top, give your shortcut an appropriate name
  10. Click OK

Shortcut to Open a URL with Firefox when IE is Default

  1. Click Start
  2. Click Programs
  3. Click Mozilla Firefox
  4. Right-click the Mozilla Firefox icon and select Send To and then select Desktop (create shortcut)
  5. Right-click the new shortcut and select Properties
  6. On the Shortcut tab, click the Target field and move the cursor to the end of all the text
  7. Enter a single space and then enter your URL URL_FF
  8. Click Apply
  9. Click the General tab
  10. In the text field at the top, give your shortcut an appropriate name
  11. Click OK