Windows 10: Email Solved

  1.    07 Feb 2018 #1

    Email


    Why if I try to send file does my email open in some thing other than outlook even thoughoutlook shows as my default??
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  2.    07 Feb 2018 #2

    Herm61 said: View Post
    Why if I try to send file does my email open in some thing other than outlook even thoughoutlook shows as my default??
    What is your 'Mailto' protocol set to?
    (Settings/Apps/Default apps/Choose default apps by protocol)

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  3.    09 Feb 2018 #3

    protcol





    Thanks to you I found that protcol shows "mail" not outlook asthe default, but I cant figure out how to change it.


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  4.    09 Feb 2018 #4

    See:
    How to modify default mail client in Windows 10
    (using the control panel)


    or- using Settings- click bottom option:
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    click on the client assigned to Mailto - in your case Mail:
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    - where hopefully Outlook will be in that list- click on it.


    See
    Choose Default Apps in Windows 10 Apps Features Tutorials
    Option 5
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  5.    10 Feb 2018 #5

    Thank you...it worked!! Herm
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  6.    10 Feb 2018 #6

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