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Applescript to open url in explorer
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Feb 12, 2001, 10:59 PM
I wan to take my active selection in Internet Explorer and pass that word to a url and open that url in a new window, I know nothing about applescript, can someone help, here is what I have so far, I need to replace the sddsadsaa with the selected word in INternet explorer, and tell it to pop open a new window

on run
set dictionary to "http://www.dictionary.com/cgi-bin/dict.pl?term=sddsadsaa"

tell application "Internet Explorer"

OpenURL dictionary
end tell
end run

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