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Windows Live Mail - Error message when clicking email links.

by jaymack12 / February 11, 2013 9:29 PM PST

The message below appears to be a common complaint. In my case, it appears on clicking highlighted and underlined links received in Windows Live Mail, I am running Explorer 8 and Wndows 7 Ultimate.

The displayed message on clicking the highlighted links reads:-

"This File does not have a programme associated with it for performing this action. Please install a program or, if one is already installed, create an association in the defaults program control panel"

Does anyone have a solution to this problem?


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I've seen that.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 12, 2013 3:13 AM PST
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Windows Live Mail - Error message when clicking email links.
by jaymack12 / February 12, 2013 3:44 AM PST
In reply to: I've seen that.

I resolved this error by loading windows 9.

Thanks for the previous reply, I didn't get a chance to try it out..


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Windows 9 is fine!
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 13, 2013 12:24 AM PST

I'm going to get that one.

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Windows 9.
by Dafydd Forum moderator / February 13, 2013 12:29 AM PST
In reply to: Windows 9 is fine!

Hang on Bob, 10 is out next week!


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So far, the odd numbered ones seem to be the hits.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 13, 2013 12:49 AM PST
In reply to: Windows 9.

Windows 3.x took off.
Windows 2000 (that would be 4) was a bit much for folk to get into.
XP (could be called 5) seemed to nail what folk wanted.
Vista (6) was a bit unloved.
7 (7) pulled it all together again.

8 is being force fed to the consumers. Not going too smoothly.

9 looks to be fine.

10 may be like zen. Few will comprehend it.

11 will be heaven according to some.

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