Command-line parameters for the alternative browser.

This policy controls command-line parameters to launch to the alternative browser.

When this policy is left unset, only the URL is passed as a command-line parameters.

When this policy is set to a list of strings, each string is passed to the alternative browser as a separate command-line parameters. On Windows, the parameters are joined with spaces. On Mac OS X and Linux, a parameter may contain spaces, and still be treated as a single parameter.

If an element contains ${url}, it gets replaced with the URL of the page to open.

If no element contains ${url}, the URL is appended at the end of the command line.

Environment variables are expanded. On Windows, %ABC% is replaced with the value of the ABC environment variable. On Mac OS X and Linux, ${ABC} is replaced with the value of the ABC environment variable.

Example value:

-foreground
-new-window
${url}
-profile
%HOME%\browser_profile

Supported on: At least Microsoft Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 family

Command-line parameters for the alternative browser.

Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE or HKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Google\Chrome\AlternativeBrowserParameters
Value Name{number}
Value TypeREG_SZ
Default Value

chrome.admx

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