Extracting parts of info from a file written by a REG query?

Hewlett-packard / Pavilion hpe
March 28, 2014 at 11:34:55
Specs: Windows 7 Professional, 3.6GHz 16GB
REG QUERY HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\http\shell\open\command /ve> DefaultBrowser.dat

Which writes this to "DegaultBrowser.dat":

(Standard) REG_SZ "C:\Firefox\Firefox.exe" -osint -url "%1"

How would I extract only the file name of the "default browser" name? (in this case "Firefox.exe") I couldn't make a FOR loop to extract it (though I am not very good with foor loops either). The reason I don't go by the findstr method is that the .exe name changes depending on what is the default browser, and there are like tons of different browsers out there.

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March 28, 2014 at 12:52:39
I think you need to rethink what you're doing here. Why do you need to know the user's default browser? What does your batch script gain from it?

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March 28, 2014 at 14:20:38
First it opens an url with the default browser on the current system, then continues when the web browser process has been terminated.

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