Links sent in emails do not work.

Billie Walsh bilwalsh at
Sun Sep 28 04:49:21 BST 2008

Steven Vollom wrote:
> I am on so much I appologize, but this has been an unresolved problem 
> for a long time.
> When I receive an email that has a link included, and I am told to click 
> on the link, the link never functions for me.  Kubuntu 8.04 KDE 3.5.9 
> Thunderbird (20080724) Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; i686; en-US; 
> rv: Gecko/2008092313 Firefox/3.0.2.
> To go to the link location, I have been copying the link location, 
> opening the browser, highlighting the Address line and pasting the 
> address. 
> Years ago, when I was using XP, I could just click on a link sent in an 
> email and it would open the browser to the correct address.  Is this 
> something I can have happen with my present system.  TIA for help
> Steven

In Thunderbird.

Config Editor

In the window that opens.
Right click

next box your favorite browser
and your browser again

Life is what happens while you're busy making other plans.

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