Open URL

Open the given URL with an appropriate app.

Tries to open the given URL with an appropriate app. In some cases, a confirm dialog is shown before opening the URL.

If the URL was opened, the first output is triggered. If the user dismissed the confirm dialog, the flow execution is stopped.

Note that web URLs must include http:// or https://.

In addition to web URLs, you can open any kind of supported URL schemes, for example geo:37.484847,-122.148386 on Android or http://maps.apple.com/?ll=37.484847,-122.148386 on iOS, or tel:555123456 for initiating phone calls.

Input arguments

Label

Key

Type

Required?

Default

Description

URL to open

url

String(url)

Yes

The URL to open.

Output arguments

Number of outputs: 2

No output arguments.

Events

No events.

Errors

Label

Code

Description

Could not open URL

couldNotOpenURLError

Triggered if the URL could not be opened.