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slanjavah
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Registered: 13-08-2007

microsoft outlook

Hi how do i stop microsoft outlook from requesting to be default email client. i use outlook express have tried to set it as default email client but under the general tab in options the "make default" button is greyed out.

Jim "slanjavah"

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microsoft outlook

Go to Control Panel - Internet Options - Programs, select Outlook Express from the email drop down box.
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microsoft outlook

Do you not get a message from Outlook asking if you want to be be the default with a tick box labelled "Always perform this check when starting Microsoft Office Outlook"? Unchecking that should solve the problem.
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slanjavah
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Posts: 57
Registered: 13-08-2007

microsoft outlook

in control panel outlook express is set as default email the message asks me to in stall microsoft outlook