How to make Outlook 2010 as a default email client

When you have more than one email clients installed on your PC and you want to make Outlook 2010 as your default email client, you can do this using Outlook options.

Click on the File menu –> Options link –> navigate to General tab on the left hand side.


Under the Start up options, mark the check box with label as Make Outlook the default program for E-mail, Contacts, and Calendar. This would make the Outlook 2010 as a default email program on your system.

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  • Neil Millard April 19, 2012, 12:17 am

    How do I use outlook 2010 as my default email client

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