>Not sure exactly what you're asking but the easiest way
>I've found to open html files with the users' preferred
>browser is to let the OS decide and simply execute that
>file like so:
>This works on NT4, but I doubt it would work on Win9x/ME
>. If that's the OS you're working with I suppose your
>script could use Win32::Registry to find the default
>But, of course, this may not have been your question :)

Well, i know how to get their default web browser, but i don't know how i could, say, embed it inside a win32::gui window, or (what i'd rather do) create my own window that could interpret simple html...no images or javascript or anything, just text formatting.

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