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Windows 7: 7Zip not playing ball.

14 Apr 2014   #1
Roderunner

Win7 H.Prem. 32bit+SP1
 
 
7Zip not playing ball.

Hi Folks,
My friends pc runs Win7 Pro, when a file is right clicked, select 7Zip > compress and email he gets a message 'there is no mail program etc' he has latest version of Win Live Mail & it's set as default.
Its set in FF options.


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17 Apr 2014   #2
koolkat77

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Windows 10 Home 64Bit
 
 

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17 Apr 2014   #3
Roderunner

Win7 H.Prem. 32bit+SP1
 
 

Hi koolkat77, thanks for the links, but they never helped.
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18 Apr 2014   #4
koolkat77

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Windows 10 Home 64Bit
 
 

I think that feature of 7z doesn't work. I've tried the same, I have outlook as my default mail app and it says:

Weird


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18 Apr 2014   #5
koolkat77

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Windows 10 Home 64Bit
 
 

The compress and email button shows the same error message.
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18 Apr 2014   #6
derekimo

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You might want to try this version to see if it helps,

7-Zip / Discussion / Open Discussion:7-Zip 9.25 alpha

Quote:
- "compress and send to email" code was improved to support more email clients.
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18 Apr 2014   #7
Roderunner

Win7 H.Prem. 32bit+SP1
 
 

7Zip works perfectly on my pc.
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18 Apr 2014   #8
koolkat77

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Roderunner View Post
7Zip works perfectly on my pc.
Probably a setting then You could compare your email & 7zip settings with your friends PC.
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18 Apr 2014   #9
Roderunner

Win7 H.Prem. 32bit+SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by koolkat77 View Post
You could compare your email & 7zip settings with your friends PC.
It's me who looks after both pc's, only difference is mine is Home Prem, friend's is Pro.
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18 Apr 2014   #10
koolkat77

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I found two more threads with the similar problem.Are they both particularly 32 or 64 bit?
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