We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
Contact Forum Editor

Send an email to our Forum Editor:


PLEASE NOTE: Your name is used only to let the Forum Editor know who sent the message. Both your name and email address will not be used for any other purpose.

Tech Helproom


It's free to register, to post a question or to start / join a discussion


 

Send to mail recipient stopped working


Lightman
Resolved

Likes # 0

If I try to right click on a file in Windows Explorer and select "Send to" and "Mail Recipient" nothing happens; up until earlier today this would have opened a new email with the file attached and awaiting an address to send it - now nothing. I am using XP SP3 and Outlook 2003. Any ideas as to what has gone wrong?

Like this post
rdave13

Likes # 1

Not using Xp or Outlook but I imagine it's to do with Internet Explorer and Outlook 2003 not being default. Most probably you've got another browser that is set as default. Have a look at your settings, from memory it's something like, start, then on the right hand side you should have something like default programs. Hope that helps.

Like this post
Lightman

Likes # 0

Firefox and Outlook 2003 are set as defaults. I resolved the problem by doing a system restore and, touch wood, all is back to normal and working.

Thanks

Like this post  

Reply to this topic

This thread has been locked.



IDG UK Sites

Microsoft launches Office for Android: Check the system requirements first

IDG UK Sites

8 reasons you should start a blog

IDG UK Sites

Do we need to fight the government again over design and art education?

IDG UK Sites

Apple Watch release date & UK price rumours: Watch 'not confirmed' for April release in UK says...