Windows 10: How do I make Thunderbird my default email client? Solved

  1.    20 Sep 2015 #1

    How do I make Thunderbird my default email client?

    I can see where one can choose which email client to use as the default in the system settings, but Thunderbird is not listed in the available options.
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  2.    20 Sep 2015 #2

    Try and set it within Thunderbird itself under options.

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    Although I'm surprised it doesn't show..

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    Mine wasn't listed as default, there was no entry. Maybe setting it as default in Thunderbird over rides W10. Mine is acting like it is default.
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  3.    20 Sep 2015 #3

    Thanks! I'm using Thunderbird in the portable mode, and it never dawned on me that that was the problem.
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