Open URLs

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Opens URLs passed into the action in Safari (or the corresponding app if it’s a deep link).

Score
Stage
Prompt
Type
5
5/5

Information

Parameters

Open [URL]

Input

Places, Articles, Reminders, Trello card, URLs, Contacts, Dropbox files, Text, App Store app, Trello board, Giphy items, Maps links, Podcast episode, iTunes products, Safari web page, Email addresses, Podcast, Dates, Rich text, iTunes artist, Calendar events, Phone numbers

Result

(Places, Articles, Reminders, Trello card, URLs, Contacts, Dropbox files, Text, App Store app, Trello board, Giphy items, Maps links, Podcast episode, iTunes products, Safari web page, Email addresses, Podcast, Dates, Rich text, iTunes artist, Calendar events, Phone numbers) The input

Details

Score
5/5
Group
Date Added
11/12/2014
Stage
Prompt
Type
Identifier
is.workflow.actions.openurl

Works Well With

Shortcuts Using This

Presents a menu of YouTube playlists sorted into your “Personal” group, letting you choose one and open it in the app.
Opens the link to the Library tab of YouTube, which shows your History, Watch Later, Playlists, and Liked Videos.
For links shared from videos playing inside a playlist, this will scrape out the ID and reformat it into the main playlist link.
If you don’t want the Grab YouTube playlist ID shortcut installed, delete the Run Shortcut action above and the URL action below.

However, the shortcut won’t work with links from videos inside playlists anymore.
Pulls from a dictionary of YouTube playlists and lets you pick from subgroups to open in the app.


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