Integrate ImageGlass 7 to your website using Web-to-App linking

Phap Duong
Aug 1 · 3 min read

What is ImageGlass Web-to-App linking?

The protocol syntax

How to register the protocol?

File Associations tab in Settings dialog
Open ImageGlass by protocol

Sample codes

Sample code

Open ImageGlass with blank window

<a href="imageglass:">
Open ImageGlass with blank window
</a>

Open an image file by ImageGlass

<a href="imageglass:%UserProfile%\Downloads\sample.svg">
Open an image file by ImageGlass
</a>

Open image files in Downloads folder by ImageGlass

<a href="imageglass:%UserProfile%\Downloads">
Open image files in Downloads folder by ImageGlass
</a>

Phap Duong

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Author of ImageGlass and Frontend developer of Chainstack. I love JavaScript and C#; recently exploring blockchain world.

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