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Windows 7: activating contact/email links


25 Apr 2013   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
activating contact/email links

Sorry for the bad thread title...

I should know the answer to this but for some reason I don't.

When I upgraded to Windows 7 I lost the ability to click on a contact/email/mailto address in my browser (Firefox) and have my email program (Thunderbird) open up ready to send/write an mail. In Firefox > Options > Applications mailto is associated with Thunderbird.

Can someone walk me through or provide a link to resetting this?

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25 Apr 2013   #2

Windows 8 Core X64
 
 

Works for me. I just changed Firefox > Options > Applications mailto to use Seamonkey (my normal browser and E-mail program) and it works.

Perhaps uninstalling then reinstalling Firefox will fix it?
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