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HELP! how do I open email links in desktop mode win 8.1

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    HELP! how do I open email links in desktop mode win 8.1


    Can anyone tell me how do I get links in my email to default into desktop mode? I am using windows 8.1 and thunderbird mail.

    I hate windows 8.1

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    Harrisonburg, Va.
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    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    You could make a shortcut to your inbox on your desktop.

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    windows 8.1


    How do I do that?
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    Harrisonburg, Va.
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    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Quote Originally Posted by mikej View Post
    How do I do that?
    Open your thunderbird email inbox.
    Copy the address.
    Then see pictures:

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    windows 8.1


    Thank you!!!!!!!!!!!
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    Harrisonburg, Va.
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    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Quote Originally Posted by mikej View Post
    Thank you!!!!!!!!!!!
    If it works for you a rep point would be nice.

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    Harrisonburg, Va.
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    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    You can pin the link to the taskbar if you wish.
    Open it & right click the icon in the taskbar & choose "pin to taskbar" list.

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HELP! how do I open email links in desktop mode win 8.1
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