More and more computer users choose to use web based email systems like Gmail, Yahoo Mail, AOL web based mail, and HotMail. I recently found this tool that will force Windows to recognize that you are a 21st century email user and thus recognize email links on web pages and send them to your web based email instead of a system installed on your computer that you do not use. The download is quick and free, and the installation is equally painless. Watch the short video below to learn how. Here’s the link to the tool that does the magic: Gmail Default Maker (don’t let the name fool you, it works for Yahoo Mail, HotMail, and AOL web mail too).
In the video, I referenced another tip I did performing a similar function for Mozilla Firefox users…here’s that link: Set Default Email in Firefox