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I am running Windows 7 which may be the cause of the problem via a setting but I can't locate the needle in the haystack or it may have happened at If you still have a problem, go here and ask about what could be the cause. tbird_indiana Posted 6/21/15, 8:03 PM Question owner Matt: I did the steps you suggested: (1) Set Internet Explorer as default -> Thunderbird message hyperlink worked! (2) Downloaded and installed Firebird, set Then there is this option. Source

Can do it in Safari. I triple checked my "default browser" in all the ways possible, both through Windows and Chrome/Settings/Default browser... Thanks Bobber269, this fixed the problem but does this mean that I can't update Firefox again or will they fix this problem????? Installed Plug-ins Firefox accepted ones. https://support.mozilla.org/questions/1053311

Hyperlinks Not Working In Firefox

there was the Chrome icon so I exited it. Any further ideas to fix this? mozilla Ask a question Sign In English Search Home Support Forum Firefox Is there a way to make firefox open ... For example: N:\KNOWLEDGE BASE\Cisco Price List\2012\pricelistaugust2012.xlsx i am trying to share with a hyperlink like:

But (if anyone cares), the exact same JS existed on the title link in the first post, and it has always worked fine (on first click). Second one worked with one click (because it was really the 3rd click). Opens fine in IE9! Link Won't Open In Chrome If you don't see any modified preferences, then you probably have the default behavior, which is to launch the Acrobat plugin in plugin-container.exe.

Firefox Safe Mode is a tool used to help track down issues like yours - it shouldn't be used for daily browsing. Firefox Not Opening Links From Other Applications It loaded!!! Control Panel > Default Programs Select: 'Set Program access and computer defaults' click on the 'Custom' downward pointing arrows under 'choose a default web browser' Select: Google Chrome - Select: 'Enable anchor bmk825 Posted 3/22/15, 2:43 PM Question owner bmk825 said I re-downloaded Firefox and reinstalled.

tbird_indiana Posted 6/24/15, 4:16 AM Question owner Toad-Hall: Here is what Win8.1 reports: All the following have "Current Default" set for "Google Chrome": Extensions .htm .html .shtml .webp .xht .xhtml Protocols: Hyperlinks Not Working In Chrome This solved the problem and I realized I'm not crazy! I have no other problem clicking links elsewhere to open automatically -- in Chrome webpages, in a PDF document viewed in a PDF program (PDF-XChange Editor), ... This extension provides a workaround: [https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/locallink/ LocalLink] (I haven't tried it myself).

Firefox Not Opening Links From Other Applications

IE 11.0.26 does just what Firefox does. my response It certainly looks like whatever it is is persistent and either a design choice or an old bug. Hyperlinks Not Working In Firefox Please follow the Troubleshoot extensions, themes and hardware acceleration issues to solve common Firefox problems article for that. Thunderbird Links Won't Open In Firefox Problems with received or saved mails When you click a hyperlink in a message, your system's default web browser should open (if it is not already running) and display the link.

Internet Explorer, Firefox, and other browsers check this setting by default when they start up and prompt you to set them as the default. this contact form Please ask a new question if you need help. If you click an email, you should get a security warning message telling you the message has been converted to plain text and links are disabled. koehlerle Posted 6/1/12, 8:44 AM Question owner No I don't get an error dialog but When I click on the link the border ot the e-mail highlites for just a second. Hyperlinks Not Working In Thunderbird

Otherwise, it is difficult to confirm whether your problem still occurs in the versions that board volunteers are using. @ritzput, this is a user-to-user support forum. Firefox See Make Firefox your default browser for instructions. I did double check Tools/Options/Content and i have Adobe documents in there twice (see attachment)? have a peek here jscher2000 Top 10 Contributor 5899 solutions 48488 answers Posted 3/27/12, 10:23 AM @ritzput, this is a user-to-user support forum.

Bonus: Chrome 47.0.2526.106 does not do this (it opens the link immediately). Windows 10 Links Not Working However, if you've reached the end of your troubleshooting rope and prefer to make a different browser your default, of course you can still use Firefox for regular browsing through its I re-downloaded Firefox and reinstalled.

Thanks! ''bmk825 [[#question-1053311|said]]''
I re-downloaded Firefox and reinstalled.

Matt: I did the steps you suggested: (1) Set Internet Explorer as default -> Thunderbird message hyperlink worked! (2) Downloaded and installed Firebird, set as default --> Tbird message hyperlink worked! What is odd to me is that during installation, Chrome asked if it could run in the background and I said no this time. Check for interference from an extension It is time to look for an extension that may be causing some unwanted behavior. Email Links Not Working In Chrome I can only guess where the problem lies...

I have no idea why this should just happen all of a sudden, it is just mind boggling. If Outlook and/or Firefox are open, close them, then restart them. Hi, Thanks for the reply. Check This Out I turned off Slimstat and the original problem link works first time.

dokeckip 0 solutions 4 answers Posted 6/7/12, 11:35 AM Did all that. Firefox has been my favorite and only browser since Netscape 1.0 but if I can't resolve this problem I will have to switch to another which I really don't want to I have created the link and it points to a word document. I have very reluctantly abandoned Firefox after many years of use.

when a solution is found. I had to go into Firefox, options, advanced, and use "check now" that firefox is the default browser. But if I open two identical tabs, the link in each one has to be clicked twice to work. What a relief...

You can help too - find out how. mozilla Ask a question Sign In English Search Home Support Forum Firefox Why won't Links open from e-mail if ... Do you start up to the Profile Manager and choose a profile manually? I was able to install that addon and get links working.