Microsoft pail popup



When I go into Outlook 2007 or try to send a email from Internet Explorer I
get this popup message.

Microsoft Office Outlook

Either there is no default mail client or the current mail client cannot
fulfill the messaging request. Please run
microsoft Office Outlook and set it as the default mail client.

OK button

I have tried to set Outlook as the default but I quess I am missing
I am running this on a Dell laptop running Microsoft Vista and Microsoft
Office Pro 2007.
Does any one know how I can fix this problem?


Hal Hostetler [MVP P/I]

Under 'Tools|Options|Other' is the "Make Outlook the default program for
e-mail, contacts, and calendar" checkbox checked? In IE7 under
'Tools|Internet Options|Programs', is Microsoft Office Outlook selected for
E-mail? You might also try starting Outlook by going to 'Start|Run',

Outlook /checkclient

Which causes Outlook to prompt for default manager of e-mail, news, and

Hal Hostetler, CPBE -- (e-mail address removed)
Senior Engineer/MIS -- MS MVP-Print/Imaging -- WA7BGX -- "When News breaks, we fix it!"
KVOA Television, Tucson, AZ. NBC Channel 4
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