shdocvw #3: Set default home and search page.
aric at codeweavers.com
Tue Dec 4 05:30:25 CST 2007
Humm, maybe i am confused but (at least the win98 version of )
shdocvw.dll implements DllRegisterServer which seems to do a lot of
stuff. But Setting the Start Page is not one of them. In my experience
installing IE does not actually set a Start Page by default, but instead
the browser seem to handle not having a Start Page by pulling up a
Jacek Caban wrote:
> Aric Stewart wrote:
>> True, making it something for wine.inf or for winecfg, but not
>> shdocvw.dll in my opinion.
> Native shdocvw.dll doesn't support self registration at all and its
> registration is done by IE installer IMO. If we want to be compatible
> with native, we'd have to move everything from shdocvw.inf to wine.inf
> (and that's not the way to go IMO). I've added these registries because
> an app I've been working on expected default search page to be present.
> Also we should use it in our InternetExplorer and WebBrowser
> implementation. We may consider to handle these keys like we do with IE
> version key. That is, they may be added on iexplore.exe registration. If
> one wants to install native IE, he has to unregister iexplore.exe first,
> removing the homepage. Then IE installer will probably set its default
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