That did it. If you are one of them read on how to fix the issue in the email client. The only way I can seem to get links to open in Chrome when this happens is to shut Thunderbird down and open it up again.What do I do now?Thanks. Lennart says set network.protocol-handler.warn-external.http to true. http://filevox.com/not-working/email-links-won-t-open-in-firefox.html
If that doesn't happen, there are several possible causes. False is the problem and the fix is to set to false?!?! If the action for the HTTP / HTTPS content type is set incorrectly, this will prevent links from opening correctly. You should be able to add the following entries: * network.protocol-handler.app.http * network.protocol-handler.app.https And then follow the aforementioned procedure. https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/hyperlinks-in-messages-not-working
None of the other tips here worked. This may sound strange to some as it makes it less convenient to open links posted in emails but it improves the security of the system.Some Thunderbird users may on the What tab do you go to after opening options ? Portions of this content are ©1998–2017 by individual mozilla.org contributors.
Content available under a Creative Commons license. The -no-remote enables running multiple copies of Firefox. Beyond annoying. Hyperlink Not Working In Outlook 2010 Exit the config editor and click on a link in a HTML message.
Lennart February 12, 2010 at 2:11 am Reply I had the same problem and the following helped: 1.Follow instructions from Husain above 2. Thunderbird Hyperlinks Don't Work Opening mailto: links from TB works. Thank you Reply JodieG December 3, 2014 at 11:58 am # I tried your fix (was able to follow the instructions easily), and it looked like it was going to work, After about 20 or 30 tries I have to shut down to get back to normal.
So I removed Chrome. Email Links Not Working Android Join over 733,556 other people just like you! B. Reply Mikey September 11, 2013 at 4:10 am # Solution with simple workaround.None of the posted solutions from any site worked for me and the registry hacks had no effect.
barbara March 20, 2010 at 9:39 pm Reply Aw sorry guys, that's sorted!!!! http://www.ghacks.net/2013/01/20/fix-for-thunderbird-not-opening-links/ In your case, it is FireFox.. Thunderbird Links Won't Open In Firefox Pascal Mages August 4, 2011 at 2:02 am wordpress seems to break the command. Hyperlinks Not Working In Firefox The list box for that setting will be set to the browser you just told it to use, but also have an entry for your systems default browser.
Any other suggestion? http://filevox.com/not-working/email-hyperlink-problem.html more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > All Other Software > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links Notable Members Current 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. Hyperlinks Not Working In Email
Anyway, sorted now. Firefox for Android Web browser for Android smartphones and tablets Firefox for iOS Firefox for iPhone, iPad and iTouch devices Firefox Focus Automatic privacy browser and content blocker. Firefox See Make Firefox your default browser for instructions. his comment is here Changing these and clicking "okay" should bring up the dialog box asking to set a default browser.
Related Categories: Linux/Unix, Open-Source Tags: FireFox, Thunderbird Comments (43) Trackbacks (0) Leave a comment Trackback Brian January 23, 2010 at 9:30 am Reply Didn't work here. Hyperlinks Not Working In Chrome Hope this helps for others as well. Reply Drew Dawson January 21, 2013 at 5:16 pm # ..and if you just use network.protocol-handler.warn-external.
Reply Carmen April 5, 2015 at 7:22 am # I can't open HTTPS links from Thunderbird. Judging by the many people having this problem,it seems to be a real unsolvable epidemic fro most.What does work:(1) install a Thunderbird app. Firefox is my default browser and Thunderbird is my default email. Email Links Not Working In Chrome skierpage 05-30-2016 03:16 PM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content 05-30-2016 03:16 PM http://www.ghacks.net/2013/01/20/fix-for-thunderbird-not-opening-links/ instructs you to set network.protocol-handler.external-default to true.
It should return a line for both network.protocol-handler.warn-external.http and network.protocol-handler.warn-external.https. Firefox Get help for Firefox on Windows, Mac and Linux. Showing results for Search instead for Did you mean: Mozilla Support - English : Personalize : Customize controls, options and add-ons : Hyperlinks in Messages Not Working Options Article History Subscribe http://filevox.com/not-working/email-links-will-not-launch.html Content available under a Creative Commons license.
Reply Michael Wilkinson January 21, 2013 at 3:21 pm # Or just right click on the link and say open in browser. Usually the best solution is to specify what browser Thunderbird can use by changing some settings using the config editor. I can make it ask me for the program to use to open the attachment; it kind of blinks, and then nothing happens. ReplyLeave a Reply Click here to cancel reply.CommentYour NameYour E-mail (will not be published) Notify me of followup comments via e-mail.
BR Husain Francis February 5, 2010 at 11:30 pm Reply Having the same issue here with Namoroka d/l from http://ppa.launchpad.net/ubuntu-mozilla-daily/ppa/ubuntu/ Any suggestions? Thanks for the tips.