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outlook2013 opens modern mail app....

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    Win 8.1

    outlook2013 opens modern mail app....


    instead of an outlook new mail when I click on a mail address link in an incoming post. How do I change to default to outlook2013. I'm running win8.1 pro on a Toshiba laptop.

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    win8.1.1 enterprise


    hello and welcome to eightfourms .
    right click the windows logo lower left corner of the desktop and go to control panel,click view by category choose large icons ,then open default programs ,then click on set default programs ,and in there you should see outlook 2013 highlite it and set it to default
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    Thanks for the solution. Worked great. Problem solved.
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    win8.1.1 enterprise


    Quote Originally Posted by RayA39 View Post
    Thanks for the solution. Worked great. Problem solved.
    your welcome ,glad to have helped ,happy computing
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