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bookend | 20:32 Fri 06th Jul 2007 | Technology
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The default email program on my computer is MS Outlook Express.

I've also got MS Outlook installed as this came with MS Office 2000, but I don't use MS Outlook at all.

Lately, I've had a window opening following booting which has the title "Microsoft Outlook".

The window message reads : "Either there is no default mail client or the current mail client cannot fulfill the messaging request. Please run Microsoft Outlook and set it as the default mail client".

I don't want to change my default email client as I prefer to work on the basis of "if it ain't broke, don't fix it".

Can anyone tell me how I can prevent this message popping up following booting please?

Thanks.

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Try this:
In Outlook Express, click Tools/Options
On the General tab, in the Default Messaging Programs section, click the Make Default button.
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Thanks rojash.

I'm using OE6 and under the general tab at the bottom of the window it says " This application is the default mail handler". The box next to it that says "make default" is grayed out, so I assume OE is already the default handler.

There's nothing else there to change as far as I can see.

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