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
- On the right side of Toolbar, click the wrench
- Scroll down to the "Web-browsing tools" section.
- Check the box next to “Use Gmail for ‘Mail To’ links” . To turn the tool off, uncheck the box.
- Click Save.
Now, any time you click a “mail to” link it will automatically open a new Gmail message window.