This post deals with opening default web browser from a .NET Application (esp. a Windows Application).
First, copy the following code and paste it in your class.
Private Declare Function ShellExecute _ Lib "shell32.dll" _ Alias "ShellExecuteA"( _ ByVal hwnd As Long, _ ByVal lpOperation As String, _ ByVal lpFile As String, _ ByVal lpParameters As String, _ ByVal lpDirectory As String, _ ByVal nShowCmd As Long) _ As Long
Then, you can use the function ShellExecute() as follows.
Private Sub Button1_Click() Dim objBrowser As Long objBrowser = ShellExecute(0, "open", "https://easyvsto.wordpress.com", 0, 0, 1) End Sub
We can also open the default web browser as:
I usually create a Form and place a WebBrowser control in it and use it for opening any web pages. I will get back to you with that soon.
Microsoft reference for the topic, Click here