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i can't send emails on firefox

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  • Last reply by FredMcD

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When i click on an email address on a website the launch app on firefox doesn't popup anymore i can't send emails anymore by clicking on a email address

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i have tried disabling acceleration and started firefox in safe mode

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Firefox Options > Applications. Look for Maito and redo its settings.

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i still can't click on email address nothing pops up

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when sending to an email addressThe launch app pops up now its say unable to connect

Unable to connect

Firefox can't establish a connection to the server at

   The site could be temporarily unavailable or too busy. Try again in a few moments.
   If you are unable to load any pages, check your computer's network connection.
   If your computer or network is protected by a firewall or proxy, make sure that Firefox is permitted to access the Web.
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Looks that there is a problem with accessing, but works for and redirect to the secure Yahoo mail website.

Try to change the secure https protocol in the link of the Yahoo mailto pref ( to http.

You can open the about:config page via the location bar : Yahoo! Mail
gecko.handlerService.schemes.mailto.0.uriTemplate :
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I have tried everything: Microsoft Outlook Help, Firefox help as shown here. I am still in the same position: I can receive Outlook emails in Firefox, but I cannot send or reply. If I do not get an answer to this problem, I am off back to IE 11, where it works. Why has this only happened after the last 2 Firefox Updates? I do not want to leave Firefox, been here a long time, but I need to send and reply to emails, such a simple internet feature one would think!

Modified by Robzere

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Have you tried Microsoft Live Mail program? I do not know if it works on, but it can't hurt to check. I'm set up with Microsoft Live Mail and have had no trouble with Firefox.