Email Links in Mail App Instead of Chrome

Modified on Tue, 03 May 2022 at 02:33 PM

By default, email links will automatically open in Windows’ mail app. In order to set emails to open in Chrome’s Gmail, please follow this guide.


  • Search “Default apps” in the windows search bar. See Figure 1 below.


Figure 1

  • Under “Email” change the default program to Chrome. See Figure 2 below.



Figure 2


Now, all links to email addresses should automatically open in a browser window in Gmail.


If you are still experiencing issues with email links opening correctly, please submit a technology helpdesk ticket and an agent will respond as soon as possible.

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