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2/28/12
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momoyafah

how to disable google automatically opening email links in gmail

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I originally asked google to automatically open any email links in gmail, but I've changed my mind and I cannot figure out how to reverse that setting.
If anyone knows, please tell me!
thanks




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Dingus
2/28/12
Dingus
Hi momoyafah, once you clear cache and cookies in the browser, and then sign out of the account and close the browser, you'll get that prompt the next time that you sign in and open Chrome.   It might even prompt each time you sign in and out of the Google Account and access Gmail within the browser.  

katdevargas
2/28/12
katdevargas
this did not work for me either.
I also followed the instructions in the link found in the reference:

and that did not work, either.  does anyone else know how to undo this?
katdevargas
2/28/12
katdevargas
floridahero replied with a fix that worked for me on this thread:
hope it works for you as well!
Peter271
2/28/12
Peter271
On a Mac, go to your Mail.app settings, under the General settings, change "Default email reader" to Mail.app
thefivetheory
2/28/12
thefivetheory
Go here:  chrome://settings/handlers

Change the setting for mailto to (none)

Should fix it for you.
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