Mozilla Firefox email set up?

  Daibus 08:39 12 Nov 2004
Locked

When I access the "Read Mail" icon in Mozilla Firefox, for some reason MSN Explorer comes up, not my default email, Outlook Express, which is accessed via my other Browsers ...no problem.

Any ideas how I can reset this icon in Firefox to open OE?

  D G 09:03 12 Nov 2004

I'm not sure if there's anyway to do it I thought it just opened the default mail client,to set default go to internet options programmes and set it to what you use.

  Daibus 09:17 12 Nov 2004

DG

Cheers for your reply but OE has been set as my default mail server.

Any more ideas would be gratefully accepted.

  D G 10:59 12 Nov 2004

Hi. Have you also got outlook express on your start menu,e-mail.DG

  D G 11:04 12 Nov 2004

Have you also got outlook express on your start menu,e-mail.
If not r/click on start menu>properties>startmenu>customize and select OE. apply and close.DG

  Daibus 11:20 12 Nov 2004

D G

Good on you mate.

Your solution was correct and Outlook Express is now being displayed.

Cheers.

  D G 13:11 12 Nov 2004

Glad to help. DG

  sumorabbit 23:22 13 Dec 2004

Sorry to seem thick, but as an aside to this problem, is there a way of getting visual notification on firefox of when new mail arrives in outlook express, or will that only happen with thunderbird working alongside firefox?

Cheers.
Clive.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

AMD Ryzen news - release date, UK price, features and specifications

The pulp art of 80s computer game magazine covers

Best value Mac: Which is the best £1249 Mac to buy

Comment faire des captures d’écran sous Windows 10 ?