IE7 & Oulook 2003 temp file access rights issue

Discussion in 'Internet Explorer' started by Bill B, Mar 7, 2008.

  1. Bill B

    Bill B Guest

    When using IE7 and using the "contact us" of WEB sites, we get the error
    “default mail client not properly installedâ€. In the IE tools panel OL is
    specified as the default mail client. Outlook works OK. I tried Monzila
    Firefox and all works OK, I do want to keep using IE. The PC is a standalone
    box with a single user. I decided to redownload IE & reintall it, the error
    then occurs that I have access rights problems with the Temp files, the HD
    has plenty of space. Even when I tried to use MS update to download a IE7
    patch
    the same issue occurs.
    Thanks in anticipation
     
    Bill B, Mar 7, 2008
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  2. What do you want to be your default mail program?
     
    Frank Saunders MS-MVP IE,OE/WM, Mar 8, 2008
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  3. Bill B

    Bill B Guest

    I want OL 2003 to be the default, which is what I have setup in IE7
    Bill
     
    Bill B, Mar 8, 2008
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  4. To set Outlook as the default mail client,- Go to Start, Run - Type in the
    following with quotation marks and press OK
    "C:\program files\microsoft office\office\outlook.exe" /checkclient
    NOTE: Fix the path if your path is different.
    For more information on Outlook see:
    http://www.slipstick.com/config/defaultmailer.htm
     
    Frank Saunders MS-MVP IE,OE/WM, Mar 8, 2008
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