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Since I moved to Windows 8.1 on a new laptop, when I click on email link in Chrome (browser), it opens Windows Mail.  How do I change that so that opens a new email in Outlook?  I don't seem to be able to find any way of changing the default behaviour.

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Question by:Tony Pitt
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David Johnson, CD, MVP earned 2000 total points
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control panel / default programs / set your default programs / outlook / set this program as default
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by:Tony Pitt
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Thanks, David.  I was looking for something that was specific to Chrome-specific.  Duh!
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