Firefox opens evolution instead of thunderbird for mailto links, even after suggested config changes

NoOp glgxg at
Thu Apr 2 18:08:21 UTC 2009

On 04/02/2009 10:51 AM, David M. Karr wrote:
> This probably isn't an Ubuntu configuration issue, but more likely a 
> Firefox configuration problem, but it is related to use on Ubuntu, and 
> I'm not having much luck getting answers from Mozilla support.
> I use Thunderbird instead of Evolution for email. When I follow a 
> "mailto" link in Firefox, it opens an Evolution window.

What do you show in Fx for Edit|Preferences|Applications|mailto

What do you show for System|Preferences|Prefered Applications|Mail Reader

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