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Please tell me how tomake my yahoo email not come up with IE when I make ashortcut to my desktop?

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I cannot make a desktop shortcut of my yahoo email without it opening in INTERNET EXPLORER. The connection is much better in Mozilla and I want to use this. i HAVE REMOVED ALL OBVIOUS SHORTCUTS FROM IE. i DON'T KNOW WHAT ELSE TO DO. Please Help?

I cannot make a desktop shortcut of my yahoo email without it opening in INTERNET EXPLORER. The connection is much better in Mozilla and I want to use this. i HAVE REMOVED ALL OBVIOUS SHORTCUTS FROM IE. i DON'T KNOW WHAT ELSE TO DO. Please Help?

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With Yahoo mail open create a new desktop shortcut from within Firefox and delete the current shortcut. https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/create-desktop-shortcut-website

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  • CANON iMAGE GATEWAY Album Plugin Utility Module for IJ
  • Facebook Video Calling Plugin
  • IWON Global Installer Plugin Stub for 32-bit Windows
  • NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Java(TM) Deploy
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  • The plug-in allows you to open and edit files using Microsoft Office applications
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the-edmeister
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With Yahoo mail open create a new desktop shortcut from within Firefox and delete the current shortcut. https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/create-desktop-shortcut-website

With Yahoo mail open create a new desktop shortcut from within Firefox and delete the current shortcut. https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/create-desktop-shortcut-website
FredMcD
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Separate Issue; Your System Details shows;

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Shockwave Flash 13.0 r0 Shockwave Flash 15.0 r0

Having more than one version of a program may cause issues.

Grab the uninstaller from here: Uninstall Flash Player | Windows Uninstall Flash Player | Mac Then reinstall the latest version.

Flash Player v15.0.0. 239 http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/

Separate Issue; Your System Details shows; Installed Plug-ins Shockwave Flash 13.0 r0 Shockwave Flash 15.0 r0 Having more than one version of a program may cause issues. Grab the uninstaller from here: '''[http://helpx.adobe.com/flash-player/kb/uninstall-flash-player-windows.html Uninstall Flash Player | Windows]''' '''[http://helpx.adobe.com/flash-player/kb/uninstall-flash-player-mac-os.html Uninstall Flash Player | Mac]''' Then reinstall the latest version. Flash Player '''v15.0.0. 239 http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/'''

Modified by FredMcD