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Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by marklefont, Jun 5, 2012.

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  1. marklefont

    marklefont Thread Starter

    Jun 5, 2012
    when i attempt to access e-mail addresses from websites I get an error message stating "cannot perform this operation because default mail client is not properly installed". Craigslist is a perfect example.w do i install my default mail client so i can click on website addresses and not get this message.
  2. mhd1360


    May 28, 2012
    When you click on links starts with "mailto", windows try to open an associated program for that like "Outlook" .
    If you have not any Windows Base Email Client Software installed such as "outlook" you may got this error.
    If you want to send email from a Web-Base Email Server, simply copy the Email-Addrress you clicked on before and paste it when ever you want. Just do not click on that.
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