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Outlook Express overriding Outlook 2000

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by boas1, Mar 12, 2006.

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  1. boas1

    boas1 Thread Starter

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    Running Win XP and Office 2000; family member clicked "yes" when dialog box poped up if they wanted Outlook Express to be default message program. Since then whenever using IE and you click on to send an email Outlook Express pops up. Outlook 2000 works fine with by itself, problem is only when using IE. Have tried to reinstall, selected Outlook 2000 under window options all to no avail. Any suggestions appreciated. Thanks
     
  2. EAFiedler

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    Hi boas1

    Have you changed the default e-mail program in:
    Control Panel > Internet Options > Programs tab
    Click the Reset Web Settings button.
    Click the drop down arrow for the E-mail: field and select Microsoft Office Outlook
    Apply, OK to save and close.

    Let us know.
     
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