Use Gmail as your primary email

When you’re browsing the web and see a “mail to” link on a webpage, you can choose to have these emails sent through Gmail. Just turn on the "Send with Gmail" tool in Google Toolbar.

Turn "Send with Gmail" on or off

  1. On the right side of Toolbar, click the wrench
  2. Scroll down to the "Web-browsing tools" section.
  3. Check the box next to “Use Gmail for ‘Mail To’ links” . To turn the tool off, uncheck the box.
  4. Click Save.

Now, any time you click a “mail to” link it will automatically open a new Gmail message window.