Action - Open URL in Browser

The action Open URL in Browser opens the browser with the specified URL.

Tip: The browser can also be used to download a file by using a URL pointing to a PDF or other downloadable file.

 

Examples:
  • Open a news page every morning.
  • Download a PDF every morning at 5am.
Settings
URL
The url to open. Variables are supported.

Tip: You can use a variable to open an URL that changes dynamically by date.

http://test.com/newspaper_{triggertime,dateformat,yyyyMMdd}.pdf

will be replaced to

http://test.com/newspaper_20120123.pdf
Use defined app
Whether to use a defined app to open the URL or to let the system choose the most appropriate app.
Package Name
The app to open the URL. Variables are supported.
Class Name
The component inside the app to open the URL with. Variables are supported.