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Windows 7: send page/link by email

11 Jan 2010   #1
bassfisher6522

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 
send page/link by email

After the upgrade to windows seven, I no longer have the ability to send page by email or send link by email. I have done some goggling and come up empty.


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11 Jan 2010   #2
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

Mail - Windows Live

Go to the above. and download Windows Live Mail

As I have always done, I copy and paste the URL

For the page itself just right click and it says send by Windows Live Mail
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11 Jan 2010   #3
bassfisher6522

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

That would work but I use MS office Outlook 2007 as my primary email client. Any ideas for MS outlook.
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06 Feb 2010   #4
Jimr

windows 7
 
 

I fixed my send link by e-mail.......Go to the tool bar (where the home house is) and press right mouse. Click on "Customize"......Click on ADD REMOVE COMMANDS.....Look for the SEND LINK or SEND PAGE BY E-MAIL in the left pane...and click ADD. You will now see this option on your tool bar. Please note it will be a stand alone command and not under the "PAGE". Mine appeared to the left of the HOME house
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23 Aug 2010   #5
rgsr

Windows 7
 
 

I've been struggling with this issue since I bought my new Dell with Windows 7. I used to be able to select "page" in the toolbar and "send link by e-mail" was there. It still is, but is grayed out. I use an external e-mail client, Incredimail, and thought it was not recognizing that application. I followed your instructions, added the link to the toolbar, and voila! Back in business! Thanks so much! I guess that's the joy of new versions of Windows--some things are ALWAYS going to change.
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21 Aug 2011   #6
rufford155

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
Page/Link by email

Fixed at last !!!!!! Many thanks Jimr.
But why do Microsoft make things so difficult ??????
Why can't we just have the them NOT greyed out like before ?????
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