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#1 .josh

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Posted 15 March 2006 - 07:45 PM

okay i have a question. i'm not sure if you can even do this in php or if you have to do it with javascript or something.

is there a way to get a list of the user's bookmarks/favorites links from their browser and put them into an array or something? well, i know there is a way to do this, but i'm not sure how to go about doing this or with what language. can anybody point me in the right direction?
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#2 keeB

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Posted 15 March 2006 - 09:37 PM

Unfortunately you would need a client side tool, like an ActiveX tool or something that downloads when you open the page.. Which would only work on Windows with IE... it definately can't be done with php.. since PHP is server side processing, not client side.

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