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When using the the web browser, I used to be able to click on a link such as a vcard and it would automatically open outlook. Now it wants to save it to my disc. what is the setting for this. the same goes for a link that would open excel automatically but again it wants to save it first.

When using the the web browser, I used to be able to click on a link such as a vcard and it would automatically open outlook. Now it wants to save it to my disc. what is the setting for this. the same goes for a link that would open excel automatically but again it wants to save it first.

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I believe you are referring to the changes introduced with version 98. You may need to change your settings in Settings > General > Applications. Even so, generally speaking, everything is downloaded even if you only want to open it.

https://www.mozilla.org/firefox/98.0/releasenotes/ https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/change-firefox-behavior-when-open-file https://support.mozilla.org/kb/manage-downloads-preferences-using-downloads-menu

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