firefox and yahoo default email problem

By jayno20
Dec 4, 2006
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  1. I wanted the ability to launch yahoo instead of outlook express when i click on email links, so i installed something on yahoos website that gave me the ability to do that, the only problem is i use firefox and when i click on the link it launches IE7 instead of another firefox window/tab. Anyone know how to fix this? I want it to stay in firefox because i have an extension that automatically logs me in and what not, its just more convenient if firefox handles it.
  2. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff Newcomer, in training Posts: 8,165

    Make sure you have set FF as your DEFAULT browser.
    Otherwise, check the parameters/setup of that Yahoo utility. It may not be FF-compatible and go to IE, regardless.
    As an alternative, start FF when your PC boots, and leave it open for the duration, then use the FF-extension.
  3. jayno20

    jayno20 Newcomer, in training Topic Starter Posts: 116

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