I would like to intercept an URL link clicked in IE and send the URL string
to a running Java application.
1. Is it possible to write an ActiveX control to be embedded in a web page
so that when an URL link is clicked in this web page, the ActiveX control
can be notified of the click and get the clicked URL string? For example,
this ActiveX control will register itself as a listener of the WebBroswer
control so that when a link is clicked, the ActiveX control is notified by
the WebBrowser control.
2. If the above is possible, can this ActiveX control in turn send the
intercepted URL string to an external application, in this case, a Java
application? When the Java application is started, is it possible to find
and connect to the ActiveX control so that it can register itself as a
Thanks in advance for any hints and tips/