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Metro Mail Tile and email links.

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    Windows 8

    Metro Mail Tile and email links.


    I am having a small problem with the metro mail tile. When someone sends me an email with a link to a website, and I click on it, it opens up in the "metrofied" version of chrome. I would prefer it to open in the desktop version. I am fairly certain that my default web browser is the desktop version of chrome. How do I check what my default browser is, or does anyone know a way to fix this? Thanks.

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    Windows 8.1 Pro


    You can configure Chrome to always open in desktop mode. There is a registry setting that I can't seem to find at the moment. Someone else may be able to find it.
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    Windows 8


    Yeah, that would be awesome if someone could find that registry setting. I really like windows 8 but having two different versions of the same application is quite confusing.
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