Windows default Mail and News warning *Every* time I open Windows mail up!

Discussion in 'Windows Vista General Discussion' started by Matthew Long, Mar 7, 2009.

  1. Matthew Long

    Matthew Long Guest

    Hi, I've had a problem for a while now. Every time I open Windows Mail up,
    or the news groups, I get a message saying Windows mail isn't my default
    mail program, and asks if I want it to be. I click yes every time, but I
    will still get this message when I open Windows Mail again the next day. Any
    ideas?

    Everything's works OK after I click this message. No other errors or
    anything.

    Cheers,

    Matthew
     
    Matthew Long, Mar 7, 2009
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  2. Is there a check box on that dialog saying something like "Do not ask me
    this again"?

    If so, check it next time the message appears.
     
    Gene E. Bloch, Mar 9, 2009
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  3. Matthew Long

    Matthew Long Guest

    Is there a check box on that dialog saying something like "Do not ask me
    Yep, tried that, but still it asks me every time! It seems to only do it
    once, every time I load up Vista, so I'm guessing a program is loading up,
    and changing me default mail program every time. But I can't think what
    program I've downloaded that'd cause this!!!


    Mathew
     
    Matthew Long, Mar 9, 2009
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  4. Matthew Long

    +Bob+ Guest

    Set it the way you want, then find the Reg key that relates to this
    setting and set the permissions so that no one can do anything but
    read it.
     
    +Bob+, Mar 10, 2009
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  5. OK, listen to the other guys (Dave-UK & +Bob+), then - I'm out of my depth
    :)
     
    Gene E. Bloch, Mar 13, 2009
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