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Windows 7: Unable to Open e-mail Links

23 Aug 2012   #11
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

Go to Start and select Default Programs. At the top you will see (Set your Default Programs). Use that to select I.E. and Live Mail as your default programs. Reboot. Check and see if your hyper links will work in your emails.


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24 Aug 2012   #12
Potchboy

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Thank you. I have just discovered that when I click on a link in WLM, which I never use either, the link opens? But not in Hotmail or Outlook.com?
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24 Aug 2012   #13
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Potchboy View Post
I have already ticked this option exactly as you suggest and it does not make any difference.
Both in the WLM and Outlook.com
Sorry, I thought you use WLM. How about trying uninstalling WLM and test?
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24 Aug 2012   #14
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

Do you have some other mail program in use. Could you give us a clue what it does open into?
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