Re: [empire-deluxe] Need Help
- It is fascinating that you have to go through explorer on XP. Brings back memories.If you can sift through the commercial links, this page has instructions for win7 and xpTo configure Outlook as your default email program in Windows Vista and Windows 7:Click Start. Type "default programs" in the Start Search box. Click Default Programs under Programs in the search results. Now click Set your default programs. Highlight Microsoft Office Outlook or Microsoft Outlook on the left. Click Set this program as default. Click OK.
Make Outlook Your Default Email Program in Windows 98, 2000, and XP
To set Outlook as your default program for email:
Thanks Mark. This is for Windows8 so I did not try it. I have not caught up yet and am still using xp. Any suggestions?In a message dated 16/02/2013 13:41:49 GMT Standard Time, mok@... writes:Then something is not quite wired right in your operating system. EDEE uses Microsoft magic (the association) in order to call up the email client. There are one of two things with this, either the association is not correct on your system, or possibly EDEE asks for it in a way that is now deprecated. I suspect it is the association. Outlook gets installed with Office, and is not on the machine by default. You have to manually setup the association.Try to hook up outlook with the steps show similar to this.Let me know how that works out.--Markno it just tells me I need to associate it ?From: "Mark Kinkead @ Killer Bee Software" <mok@...>
- Start Internet Explorer.
- Select Tools | Internet Options from the menu.
- Go to the Programs tab.
- Make sure Microsoft Office Outlook or Microsoft Outlook is selected under E-mail.
- Click OK.
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Subject: Re: [empire-deluxe] Need HelpHi Brian,Does it try to open something else, or does it not just do anything?outlook is set as default for emailbut EDEE does not use outlookFrom: Brian Nietzold <bnietzold@...>
To: "email@example.com" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Saturday, February 16, 2013 12:30 AM
Subject: [empire-deluxe] Need HelpCan not set default email (outlook) under windows 8 for EDEE.