gopher Protocol

Opens a gopher session with the specified site address.

Syntax

gopher://sDomain

sDomain Specifies the fully qualified domain name or IP address to the site.

Remarks

Note  The gopher protocol is turned off by default in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 for Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2). The protocol has been removed from Microsoft Win32 Internet (WinInet) in Windows Internet Explorer 7 and later versions.
 

Examples

The following sample demonstrates the use of the Gopher protocol.

<a href="gopher://cwis.unomaha.edu/">
University of Nebraska at Omaha's Gopher Server
</a>

 

 

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