How Do I Open A URL?

How Do I Open A URL?

26.Oct.2021

Web browsers provide a way to open URLs (Uniform Resource Locators), such as http://example.com, through their menus or by using keyboard shortcuts.

This article will help you gain a better understanding of the available options and teach you how to use them in your browser.

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## Steps To Follow:  

1. Identify how your browser allows you to open URLs and what, if any, keyboard shortcuts it provides for this purpose.

2. Explore the menus in your web browser and identify the options available for opening URLs.

3. If you wish, consult the full documentation provided by your web browser's manufacturer on how to use its menus and/or keyboard shortcuts when opening a URL; or view [this page](https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95465?co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop&hl=en) (Chrome) [here](https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/keyboard-shortcuts#w_how-do-i-open-a-webpage) (Firefox) [here](https://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows7/keyboard-shortcuts-for-internet-explorer) (Internet Explorer), and [this page](https://support.microsoft.com/en-ca/help/17442/windows-keyboard-shortcuts) (Microsoft Edge).

4. If you wish, bookmark this article for quick reference in the future or share it with others who might find it useful!

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Thanks to our contributors Morgan Rous and Sarah Eason for their valuable contributions to this article.

 

Web browsers provide a way to open URLs (Uniform Resource Locators), such as http://example.com, through their menus or by using keyboard shortcuts. This article will help you gain a better understanding of the available options and teach you how to use them in your browser. ## Steps To Follow:   1. Identify how your browser allows you to open URLs and what, if any, keyboard shortcuts it provides for this purpose. 2. Explore the menus in your web browser and identify the options available for opening URLs. 3. If you wish, consult the full documentation provided by your web browser's manufacturer on how to use its menus and/or keyboard shortcuts when opening a URL; or view [this page](https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95465?co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop&hl=en) (Chrome), [here](https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/keyboard-shortcuts#w_how-do-i-open-a-webpage) (Firefox), [here](https://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows7/keyboard-shortcuts-for-internet-explorer) (Internet Explorer), and [this page](https://support.microsoft.com/en-ca/help/17442/windows-keyboard-shortcuts) (Microsoft Edge). 4. If you wish, bookmark this article for quick reference in the future or share it with others who might find it useful! **Did You Find This Article Helpful?** Please Share It With Your Social Networks ! ** Thanks to our contributors Morgan Rous and Sarah Eason for their valuable contributions to this article.

 

1. Identify how your browser allows you to open URLs and what, if any, keyboard shortcuts it provides for this purpose. 2. Explore the menus in your web browser and identify the options available for opening URLs. 3. If you wish, consult the full documentation provided by your web browser's manufacturer on how to use its menus and/or keyboard shortcuts when opening a URL; or view [this page](https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95465?co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop&hl=en) (Chrome), [here](https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/keyboard-shortcuts#whow-do-i-open-a-webpage) (Firefox), [here](https://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows7/keyboard-shortcuts-for-internet-explorer) (Internet Explorer), and [this page](https://support.microsoft.com/en-ca/help/17442/windows-keyboard-shortcuts) (Microsoft Edge). 4. If you wish, bookmark this article for quick reference in the future or share it with others who might find it useful! **Did You Find This Article Helpful?** Please Share It With Your Social Networks ! ** Thanks to our contributors Morgan Rous and Sarah Eason for their valuable contributions to this article.

 

1. Identify how your browser allows you to open URLs and what, if any, keyboard shortcuts it provides for this purpose. 2. Explore the menus in your web browser and identify the options available for opening URLs. 3. If you wish, consult the full documentation provided by your web browser's manufacturer on how to use its menus and/or keyboard shortcuts when opening a URL; or view https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95465?co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop&hl=en (Chrome), [here](https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/keyboard-shortcuts#whow-do-i-open-a-webpage) (Firefox), [here](https://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows7/keyboard-shortcuts-for-internet-explorer) (Internet Explorer), and [this page](https://support.microsoft.com/en-ca/help/17442/windows-keyboard-shortcuts) (Microsoft Edge). 4. If you wish, bookmark this article for quick reference in the future or share it with others who might find it useful! **Did You Find This Article Helpful?** Please Share It With Your Social Networks ! ** Thanks to our contributors Morgan Rous and Sarah Eason for their valuable contributions to this article.