E-mail Hyper-link Not Working
Email hyperlink Problem
There are several reasons due to which the hyperlink associated with the e-mails may cause problems. When you click on a hyperlink of the e-mails, it may take no actions. The main reason for this problem is due to updating of the web browser. After updating your web browser with the latest updates, the hyperlink of the e-mails may not work properly. If you install Windows update or a new add-on to the browser, then it may change the default settings of the browser, thereby making problems with the hyperlink of the e-mail messages. Installing a new browser, updating/upgrading the some software can change the settings of the browser. The most common method used to resolve this issue is by resetting the default web browser or change Internet Explorer as web browser.
Some of the common problems due to which the hyperlink of e-mail may not work and different methods to resolve the issues are given below:
- Possible Reasons
- Change Internet Explorer as Web Browser
- Reset the Default Web Browser
Sometimes the link associated with the e-mails may not work properly. When you click the link, no action takes place. There are several reasons for this issue. If you install a new web browser, add-on or toolbar, it can changes the default settings thereby causing problems with e-mails programs. Thus, the links associated with the e-mails may not work properly. Incorrect updates with Internet Explorer can also generate some problems with the links of e-mails.
Change Internet Explorer as web browser
Any new browser or add-on installed in your settings will change the default settings therefore result in problem with links of e-mails. You can resolve this issue by changing Internet Explorer as default web browser. Close all e-mails programs and open Internet Explorer. Then select ‘Tools’ menu and click on ‘Internet Option’. Choose the ‘Program’ tab and enable the checkbox labeled ‘Internet Explorer should check to see whether it is the default browser’. Then restart the Internet Explorer and open the e-mail to see whether the problem still exists.
Another method used to resolve most of the problem associated with e-mail links is by resetting the default web browser. Sometime web browser cannot link the hyperlink associated with e-mails and the problem is due to the broken or distorted browser settings. Restoring your default web browser and the old favorites can sometimes resolve the issues. In order to reset the browser, open Internet Explorer, then click on the ‘Tools’ menu and choose ‘Internet Options’. Then select ‘Advanced’ tab and click ‘Reset’. After resetting it, click on ‘Restore Advanced Settings’.
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