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Windows 7: Gmail as default mailto

31 Jul 2011   #1
Ziani

Windows 7 Home 64 bit
 
 
Gmail as default mailto

Hiya....I am trying to set this up but it's not working.

Every time I click on a link to send mail my Windows Live mail program opens.... obviously is the default.

I have installed the gmail desktop notifier which is great...following instructins it says to right click icon on taskbar>options then check use gmail internet mailto links box but it still does not work. Any ideas anybody?

Thanks


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31 Jul 2011   #2
kado897

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Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Service Pack 1
 
 

If you are using Chrome as the browser there is an extension to do it for you
https://chrome.google.com/webstore/d...lhhnljbbgaiboc
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31 Jul 2011   #3
Ziani

Windows 7 Home 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by kado897 View Post
If you are using Chrome as the browser there is an extension to do it for you
https://chrome.google.com/webstore/d...lhhnljbbgaiboc
oops sorry should have mentioned using Chrome....thanks very much, will try it.
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31 Jul 2011   #4
kado897

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No problem Ziani.
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