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Windows 7: Waterfox / Outlook 2003 - clicking a mailto link opens up many IE

17 Aug 2014   #11
ChrisPbass

7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

EDIT: I do not have a mailto key....if anything that needs to be created before the URL protocol is added.


re-edit. I added the new key Mailto and then added the string Url Protocol in the Mailto key.


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17 Aug 2014   #12
ChrisPbass

7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Being impatient....
I went to this thread and downloaded a registry edit
Mailto protocol missing
I backed up and did the merge.
The mailto is NOW in the associate a file app in control panel.

and it works! woo hoo.

Thank you for your help. I had a feeling that it had something to do w/the registry but could not find it. You posts helped me.
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17 Aug 2014   #13
A Guy

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Ahhh, yes, Shawn can do anything Glad you got it sorted

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