Good luck! Thanks! I followed your advise and that fixed it for me. For the time being his account is also installed on his Grandmother's laptop with no problem, again as the second user. https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/hyperlinks-in-messages-not-working
Another thing I have tried is installing Firefox alongside IE, unfortunately the problem continues and still the link does not find Firefox. I had done the config editor step in Thunderbird and went to system settings->default applications and set up firefox there but still links were opening in rekonq. Internet Explorer, Firefox, and other browsers check this setting by default when they start up and prompt you to set them as the default.
One of these circumstances appears to be after you uninstall the ThunderBrowse add-on, although the upgrade process to V5 appears to have caused it for some people as well. To check if this might be the cause, open the Troubleshooting Information in the Help menu and under the Important Modified Preferences heading, look for a preference called network.protocol-handler.external-default or any Tags: thunderbird, chrome Created: 3 years ago. Hyperlinks Not Working In Chrome Didn't work.
Notify me of new posts via email. Thunderbird Hyperlinks Don't Work Home > Linux/Unix, Open-Source > How-To Force Thunderbird to Open Links inFirefox How-To Force Thunderbird to Open Links inFirefox September 3, 2009 Husain AlKhamis Leave a comment Go to comments It's barbara March 20, 2010 at 9:19 pm Reply Hi Husain and all! over here peredurabefrog October 14, 2012 at 5:35 pm Reply Francis : This is just an educated guess: Go the the Advanced tab of Thunderbird’s preferences and click the Config Editor… button.
So, my question to you is, Did you: 1)install the FireFox from the Ubuntu repository using apt-get command? Hyperlink Not Working In Outlook 2010 Rigil Kent October 29, 2015 at 10:24 am Reply Thanks a lot, even in 2015 this kept bugging me after switching from firefox to (mostly) chromium😉 Husain Al-Khamis February 12, 2010 Any ideas why this might be? My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2320 CPU @ 3.00GHz (Gateway computer) OS Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1 CPU
I can make it ask me for the program to use to open the attachment; it kind of blinks, and then nothing happens. Homepage It helped me fix my email link problem in a couple minutes. Thunderbird Links Won't Open In Firefox Anyway, sorted now. Hyperlinks Not Working In Firefox Offline #23 2011-03-23 17:44:31 Fingel Member Registered: 2009-02-28 Posts: 88 Re: [SOLVED] ff4: Thunderbid doesn't open email links in ff anymore I had the same problem, I am using gnome.
This helped a lot. this contact form Picture of what I have: http://img35.imageshack.us/i/thunderbirdfirefox.png Offline #8 2011-03-23 10:45:18 lives2evil Member From: GMT+7 Registered: 2010-03-21 Posts: 244 Re: [SOLVED] ff4: Thunderbid doesn't open email links in ff anymore This is If I open Firefox first, then Thunderbird, clicking on a link in Thunderbird brings up the Firefox profile manager. Reply Pablo October 26, 2013 at 12:35 pm # I wonder what I did that stopped the links working in the first place. Hyperlinks Not Working In Email
Any other suggestion? Email Links Not Working Android Select the entry in the list, right-click it and select the Reset option from the menu that appears. Hyperlinks in Messages Not Working Thunderbird Editing Tools Article Discussion Edit Article Translate Article Show Translations What Links Here Show History Customize this article Thunderbird Version 45 Version 38 Version 31
DistroXubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus Re: Thunderbird url links do not work Open up Thunderbird & go to preferences/preferences/advanced/config-editor. Password Advanced Search Show Threads Show Posts Advanced Search Go to Page... Husain Al-Khamis February 20, 2010 at 10:06 pm @Tyler Style I can't agree more than @Francis. Thunderbird Links Won't Open In Chrome 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.
Opening links feature can work by doing the following: In a nutshell, add the following preferences by following the above steps: Preference Name Value network.protocol-handler.app.ftp /usr/bin/firefox network.protocol-handler.app.http /usr/bin/firefox network.protocol-handler.app.https /usr/bin/firefox Now, The other articles I saw only had the first suggestion. Windows 7: Link will not work in Thunderbird. 27 May 2014 #1 pete39 Windows 7 64 50 posts UK Link will not work in Thunderbird. Check This Out I removed it now, therefore I can open my links in FireFox.
Have been pulling hair out trying to fix this since last update. tsujeruplive, tnarongisi... ... ... ... ɥsılƃuǝ sı sıɥʇ Offline #16 2011-03-23 12:03:03 marduk Member Registered: 2007-07-18 Posts: 12 Re: [SOLVED] ff4: Thunderbid doesn't open email links in ff anymore I don't Thanks, Chris! About MozillaZine Knowledge Base - Disclaimers MozillaZine and the MozillaZine Logo Copyright © 1998-2007 MozillaZine.
At last I found what I was looking for! Please ask a new question if you need help. Run Thunderbird in Thunderbird Safe Mode. I had big troubles with using Chrome as the external protocol-handler in TB 38.6.
That did it. But, as I'm not a gnome user (KDE4 here) I don't really know how to change it. Unfortunately, I've already reinstalled xubuntu, TB and FF and all is now well. If you still have a problem, go here and ask about what could be the cause.
Thanks a million for this, Speartip--it looks like the best advice I've had so far. Personally, I think this is more a configuration relative to gnome.. To check this setting, select Tools > OptionsEdit > PreferencesThunderbird > Preferences and click on the Attachments panel. Chris October 17, 2011 at 12:54 pm Reply This is Chris again… I noticed that my IM client was not opening links anymore either, so I tried a couple more things
I added the strings in thunder bird .But did not work.Den trid to change content type in attachements tab.. Husain Al-Khamis January 23, 2010 at 7:34 pm Reply Hi Brian, You've already stated the root cause of why it didn't work with you. Note that this will only fix the issue if the value of the parameter was set to false initially.If that is not working, try the following option.Go back to the editorFilter