What Is It?

BrowserLauncher2, a continuation of the BrowserLauncher project, is a library that facilitates opening a browser from a Java application and directing the browser to a supplied url. In most cases the browser opened will be the user's default browser.

System Requirements

BrowserLauncher2 is written entirely in Java. The libraries have been compiled using JDK 1.4. Operating System support is ongoing (see Platform Support for details). The library supports various flavors of Mac, Windows, and Unix/Linux.


This software is being released under the GNU Lesser General Public License. For more information on GNU and the LGPL, visit