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    How do I change my web browser's default email client for mailto links?



    Google Chrome

    1. Click the Chrome menu icon in the top right-hand corner of the window.
    2. Click Settings.
    3. Click Show Advanced Settings at the bottom of the page. 
    4. Under "Privacy," click Content Settings.
    5. Scroll down to the "Handlers" section, and click the Manage Handlers button.
    6. Select your desired, default email client (e.g. Gmail).


    1. Click the Firefox menu the top left-hand corner of the window.
    2. Click Options (PC) or Preferences (Macintosh).
    3. Click the Applications subtab.
    4. Use the search bar for "mailto."
    5. Click the drop-down menu under the "Action" column.
    6. Select your desired, default email client (e.g. Use Gmail). 
    7. Click OK


    1. Install the "Google Mailto Extension" for Safari by clicking the following link: Google Mailto Extension
    2. Click the Downloads icon (arrow pointing down) at the top right-hand side of the window.
    3. Double-click the extension that you just downloaded.
    4. Click Install.
    5. In the "Options" section, select your desired, default email client.
    6. When finished, restart your browser by quitting and reopening it.
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