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Im trying to run a script that will set firefox as the default browser (in windows xp).

According to this site, I can run firefox.exe -silent -setDefaultBrowser and it should set firefox as the default browser. I have tried this, but cannot seem to get it to work. I also tried without the -silent. It just launched and mocked me by asking if I wanted to set firefox as the default browser.

Any ideas how I can set firefox as the default browser in Windows XP via command line if this will not work?

Note: My Firefox version is 15.0.1

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What version of Firefox do you have. It is always a good idea to state what version of something you have. Thanks. –  Josiah Oct 11 '12 at 15:59

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