make gmail default

Asked by Jean on 2008-07-31

Hello, how do I make gmail my default Email program. I tried using the default mail client dialog box, but the questions are too cryptic, thanks, jean

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Solved by:
Thor K. H.
Solved:
2008-08-03
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2008-08-03
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2008-07-31
Best Thor K. H. (nitrolinken) said : #1

The official gmail blog has an answer to that question
Read it at http://gmailblog.blogspot.com/2008/07/power-tip-set-gmail-as-your-default.html

Jean (jlette) said : #2

Thanks Thor Marius K. Høgås, that solved my question.

David Steele (daves) said : #3

GNOME Gmail makes the Gmail web interface default across the desktop, not just in Firefox. It works with Chrome, as well as "Send File..." in Nautilus and LibreOffice.