Sometimes when you are browsing, you select an email address in your web browser, and it opens your default email program, but that is not the email address which you want to use. Hence, in this blog, you will read how to set Outlook your default email program in Windows. In case, you need any kind of assistance then you can contact to the customer care of Microsoft through www.office.com/setup.
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Set Default Email Client in Windows 10:
You should go to the Windows taskbar and then just select Start option. After this, you have to select Settings (the gear icon). Now in the Windows Settings dialog box, you should go to the Find a setting text box and then enter Default. Here, you should select Choose a default email app. Now, you should select Mail option to display a list of email apps which are installed on your computer system. After this, you should select Outlook. At the end, you have to close the Settings dialog box.
Add Outlook.com Email to Windows 10:
If you want to add your Outlook.com email to Windows Mail, then you have to go to the Windows taskbar, and select Start option and then choose Mail. Now in Windows Mail, you have to select Settings (the gear icon). After this, you should select Manage Accounts. Then, you have to select Add account. Now in the Add an account dialog box, you should select Outlook.com. After this, you have to enter your email address, and then select Next option. Here, in the Enter password dialog box, you should enter your Outlook.com password, and then just select Sign in. If you want to set up Windows Hello or two-step verification, then you have to follow the prompts to enter the pin or code. When you signed in, you have to select Done. Now, your Outlook.com email address displays in the accounts list.
Set Default Email Program in Windows 8:
For this, first you have to open the Control Panel. Then, you have to select Programs option and then choose Default Programs. After this, you should select Associate a file type or protocol with a program. Now, the Set Associations window opens up on your screen. Just scroll down the list to Protocols and then you should double-click MAILTO. Here, you should select Outlook in the popup window which asks how you want to open mailto links. At last, you have to apply the change and then just close the window.
Set Default Email Program in Windows 7:
You should select Start option. Then, you have to open the Start menu and just select Default Programs. After this, you should select Set your default programs. Now, you have to select Outlook Express, Microsoft Office Outlook, or Outlook. Then, you have to select Set this program as default. And at last, you should select OK option. www.office.com/setup
The above method will help you to set Outlook as your Default Email Client. If you want more help, then you can contact to the technical team of Microsoft via office.com/setup.