With Windows operating systems, you can make your favourite e-mail program your default e-mail client. Whenever you access a website or program that requires you to send an e-mail, your default e-mail client launches automatically. Whether you are using Windows Live Mail, Outlook Express or Yahoo! Mail, you can select your default e-mail client quickly using these steps and guidelines.
- Skill level:
Other People Are Reading
Launch Internet Explorer and click the "Tools" menu located on the top of your browser. Click "Internet Options."
Click the "Programs" tab. Click the drop-down arrow next to the "E-mail" window. Select the email client that you want to use as your default e-mail program. Click "Apply" to save the changes and click "OK."
Alternatively, click the Windows "Start" menu and click "Default Programs" (Windows Vista and 7) or "Set program Access and Defaults" (Windows XP). Click the "Custom" radio.
Select the default e-mail program you want to use under "Choose a default e-mail program." Click "OK" to save the changes.
- 20 of the funniest online reviews ever
- 14 Biggest lies people tell in online dating sites
- Hilarious things Google thinks you're trying to search for