This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
But you should perform some checking first to prevent an UnsupportedOperationException to be thrown by either Desktop.getDesktop() or Desktop.browse:
If either check fails you will have to do something else.