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Edge not launching

Windows 10 Insider Preview build 14905 Pressing the Edge icon does not launch the edge browser.

Id #8133 | Release: None | Updated: Aug 24, 2016 at 1:36 PM by gmyx | Created: Aug 21, 2016 at 6:02 PM by johnlgalt

Unhandled Exception on startup

See the end of this message for details on invoking just-in-time (JIT) debugging instead of this dialog box. ************** Exception Text ************** System.ArgumentException: Value does not ...

Id #7935 | Release: None | Updated: Aug 21, 2016 at 5:58 PM by johnlgalt | Created: Dec 18, 2014 at 4:39 AM by LordSable

Win7 Install Unhandled Exception error when clicking Options

Just installed BrowserChooser on a Win7 machine and seemed to go fine. I can run the program and a blank window appears with no browser icons, just the about and options icons. About icon works f...

Id #7643 | Release: None | Updated: Aug 21, 2016 at 5:58 PM by johnlgalt | Created: Oct 24, 2013 at 5:27 PM by kwsplash

Wildcards in link

Hi there, Is it possible to use wildcards in the "Urls:" field, cause the link i need to go to is varriable ! Thanks !

Id #7612 | Release: None | Updated: Oct 28, 2013 at 3:37 AM by johnlgalt | Created: Sep 26, 2013 at 8:29 AM by jo3ytjuh

IE windows started with Browser Chooser do not open as new tabs in existing IE windows

I have Browser Chooser set to handle my HTTP and HTTPS protocols. I use scripts to call as well as hard-type URLs from the command line (Run prompt mostly). When Browser Chooser is set as my defa...

Id #7399 | Release: None | Updated: May 4, 2013 at 1:53 AM by johnlgalt | Created: Apr 15, 2013 at 4:03 PM by mcdonamw

App crashes in Windows 8 when "Open not defined URLs" setting set to None

In Windows 8 RTM (enterprise), Browser Chooser crashes when opening any link, when the setting "Open not defined URLs" is set to "None".   See also, Windows Error Report file attached, for details....

Id #7130 | Release: None | Updated: May 16, 2014 at 8:28 AM by gena456 | Created: Sep 14, 2012 at 4:12 PM by tafs7

Browser Chooser has encountered a problem and needs to close

Installed on WinXP, configured IE8 and Chrome. Everytime I click a link (e.g. Outlook email) I get the below error. Browser Chooser has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for ...

Id #7059 | Release: None | Updated: Jul 19, 2013 at 2:46 PM by gmyx | Created: Aug 3, 2012 at 4:20 PM by kwsplash

Spotify: "A valid active Window is needed to update the Taskbar"

Hey,   Any time I click on a link within Spotify I get this error:   Take Care,   Will   See the end of this message for details on invoking just-in-time (JIT) debugging instead of this dialog box...

Id #6926 | Release: None | Updated: Sep 16, 2013 at 11:01 AM by gjs68 | Created: May 4, 2012 at 5:04 AM by war59312

Browser Chooser has stopped working

If I run browser chooser from the start menu it works, but if I click on a link anywhere I get the following error:   [Window Title] Browser Chooser   [Main Instruction] Browser Chooser has stopped...

Id #6923 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by gjs | Created: May 1, 2012 at 2:45 PM by SamHasler

Process does not exit

Process does not close after launching the browser. This is happening on two different laptops here at my office, both are running Windows 7 x64. The app behaves normally, except when I check tas...

Id #6912 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by amthar | Created: Apr 25, 2012 at 1:59 PM by amthar

System.NullReferenceException

New build, 1.0.15 is broke on Win7 x64.   1.0.9 works just fine.   With 1.0.15 I keep getting this crash:   Description: Stopped working   Problem signature: Problem Event Name: CLR20r3 Probl...

Id #6911 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by johnlgalt | Created: Apr 25, 2012 at 8:49 AM by war59312

Need For Speed World = Crash

Hi,   Seems Browser Chooser breaks Need For Speed World:   2012-04-25 03:11:57,120 [1] INFO GameLauncher.ProdUI.Program ----------------------------------------------------------------------------...

Id #6910 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by johnlgalt | Created: Apr 25, 2012 at 8:14 AM by war59312

About dialog link incorrect

The about page links to browserchoose.codeplex.com/ not browserchooser.codeplex.com/

Id #6867 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by SamHasler | Created: Apr 4, 2012 at 9:22 AM by SamHasler

wrong explorer launched

mismacth with browsers having same name. I've configured 3 browsers: mozilla, ie9 x32, ie9 x64 ie9 x32 path: "C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe" ie9 x64 path: "C:\Program Files\...

Id #6200 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by haroonie | Created: Jun 11, 2011 at 5:40 PM by spy1

wrong explorer launched

mismacth with browsers having same name. I've configured 3 browsers: mozilla, ie9 x32, ie9 x64 ie9 x32 path: "C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe" ie9 x64 path: "C:\Program Files\...

Id #6199 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by haroonie | Created: Jun 11, 2011 at 5:40 PM by spy1

The target browser does not exist in the taget location

Hello   When I try to launch Firefox Nightly x64 browser chooser refuses to do so, because it says it cant find the file. I choose the file from the options menu, with the "browse" tool. Please fi...

Id #6166 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by yjo | Created: May 30, 2011 at 8:31 AM by Ullebe1

Problem with text size

Increasing the text size to 125% or greater in Windows 7 disturbs the program window, making some browser choices and (more importantly) the program options inaccessible.

Id #6149 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by wilfriedh | Created: May 22, 2011 at 10:56 AM by bowser

Portable Version Crashes When Portable Mode Is Turned On

Hi,   Sadly the portable version crashes on start-up right after enabling "portable mode" in options.   Thankfully I just delete the BrowserChooserConfig.xml file to get my previous settings back a...

Id #5565 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by war59312 | Created: Dec 19, 2010 at 10:20 AM by war59312

Support for .url files

It seems it doesn't work well with .url files, and therefore, all links in the favorite menu, are not opened. I've tried on an windows xp machine.   Despite this, it's a great program!

Id #5371 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by wilfriedh | Created: Oct 29, 2010 at 6:55 AM by crisfervil

Rendering Issues in High DPI resolutions

I am running Windows 7 in 120px per inch (125% text - default), however when Browser Chooser opens up, the browser buttons run off the screen and get cut off...The app images are not scaling very w...

Id #4726 | Release: None | Updated: Jul 5, 2016 at 5:52 PM by mmortal03 | Created: Jul 7, 2010 at 6:04 AM by tafs7

Unhandled Exception while trying to use Start menu web search

Start menu Web Search is a standard Win7 feature which can be activated via Group policy editor (Start Menu section). When I use it with my browser, it works. When I use it with BrowserChooser it c...

Id #4695 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by jeffmagic | Created: Jun 26, 2010 at 8:58 AM by DReaktor

Unhandled exception for links in Windows Live Messenger

When I click on any link within a Windows Live Messenger (MSN messenger), it gives me an unhandled exception.   Here are the details.     See the end of this message for details on invoking just-i...

Id #4454 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by johnlgalt | Created: May 4, 2010 at 12:48 AM by ajma

Unhandled Exception

Clicking a link in an Outlook message gives this message. Doesn't do it all the time.   ************** Exception Text ************** System.Runtime.InteropServices.COMException (0x80070497): Unable...

Id #4126 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by johnlgalt | Created: Mar 10, 2010 at 3:27 AM by xrayman2k4

Rendering Issues in Win7

I am a big fan of Browser Chooser and recently upgraded from the original release to the most recent one. However, I am having a rendering issue where when I first launch the program, it shows a s...

Id #3888 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by jopeek | Created: Feb 4, 2010 at 9:47 PM by theburningor

Inform if opening a url I've already opened today

It would be very helpful if it would inform me that I'm opening a url that I've already opened that day.   I follow a lot of the mozilla developers on twitter and they often post the same links*. I...

Id #3586 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by SamHasler | Created: Jan 22, 2010 at 1:15 PM by SamHasler

Add modifier key to invoke selection dialog

I think it'd be a huge enhancement if there was an option to make a browser as the default, and only invoke the selection dialog when a modifier key is pressed. I think the Control key is the most...

Id #3369 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by ivandr | Created: Dec 31, 2009 at 8:06 PM by Davux

"Locate Link Browser" window and 2 instances of BC

The following only applies when I click on a link in a MS Outlook 2003 message: At first, I would see not only the normal and expected "Choose a Browser" window (showing the URL, as I had selected ...

Id #3302 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by newcreationxavier | Created: Dec 15, 2009 at 2:17 AM by JSeabra

.NET Framework problem?

Whenever I click on the "browserchooser.codeplex.com" link, in the About Browser Chooser window, I get a ".NET Framework" warning. I'm attaching a ZIP with a screen capture of that warning as well ...

Id #3301 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by newcreationxavier | Created: Dec 15, 2009 at 1:07 AM by JSeabra

Check for empty "Display Name"

First time I used Browser Chooser i stuck with thing that creating custom browser from portable exe does not do anything. Later I found that "Display Name" must be filled. So - check and notify if ...

Id #3298 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by asdandRizzo | Created: Dec 13, 2009 at 2:02 PM by asdandRizzo

Exception occurs when opening browser link from Windows Live Messenger chat window

Here's the detailed Exception.   See the end of this message for details on invoking just-in-time (JIT) debugging instead of this dialog box.   ************** Exception Text ************** System....

Id #3287 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by jackpines | Created: Dec 10, 2009 at 9:48 PM by tafs7

64-bit install issue

Chooser didn't detect my Chrome install because it wasn't in my Program Files folder. Also, I think it might have missed my Program Files (x86) folder as I'm using 64-bit Win7. Got

Id #2679 | Release: None | Updated: May 9, 2014 at 4:31 AM by Daviddp | Created: Oct 5, 2009 at 6:20 PM by ptansey

Issue with "Open Intranet URLS in"

This may be an unavoidable side-effect but when the "Open Intranet URLs in" is set to anything other than "None", local .htm and .html files will also open in that browser instead of bringing up th...

Id #2663 | Release: None | Updated: Dec 10, 2017 at 9:30 PM by shahineo | Created: Oct 3, 2009 at 5:15 AM by jopeek

Automatically launch certain browser based on calling app

Similar to the url textbox, it might be of value to specify that if a link is clicked in application X, Browser Chooser will automatically open the link in browser Y without prompting. For example,...

Id #2597 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by johnlgalt | Created: Sep 27, 2009 at 6:29 PM by jopeek

installation trouble

installation seems to go well, until the very end, when it reports that it cannot remove something from registry, and to check that BC is indeed the default browser, then reports that installation ...

Id #2559 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by wilfriedh | Created: Sep 23, 2009 at 6:37 AM by Alceste

Hotkeys duplicated

This is a small issue :)   I'm running Windows 7 x64. I have IE x32, Firefox, Chrome, IE x64 configured. IE x32 says hotkeys are "1" and "I". IE x64 says hotkeys are "4" and "I".   The "I" hotke...

Id #2474 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by b5surfer | Created: Sep 16, 2009 at 3:01 PM by b5surfer

Increased Text Size causes problems

Increasing the text size in Windows or changing the DPI causes issues with the size of the app.

Id #2297 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 21, 2013 at 11:50 PM by wilfriedh | Created: Sep 6, 2009 at 8:57 PM by jopeek

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