How do I use GMail as my primary e-mail client?
I tried to edit Windows XP's mailto settings by going to
Folder Options > File Types > URL:MailTo Protocol and changing the command for the "open" action.
Initially, it was set to this:
"C:\PROGRA~1\MICROS~2\OFFICE11\OUTLOOK.EXE" -c IPM.Note /m "%1"
This worked as expected, opening a compose window in Outlook with the specified email address.
I changed it to this:
But now when I click on
mailto links, nothing happens.
If I paste the same line into
cmd.exe, and replace the
%1 with an email address, it works as intended (opening a compose window in Gmail with the specified email address). So why doesn't it work when I click