Hyperlinks Issues in Microsoft® Outlook 2010
What are the ways to access the features of hyperlinks in Outlook 2010?
Microsoft Outlook 2010 is advanced business and personal e-mail management tool. This includes various features for supporting your communication needs. With the help of Outlook 2010, you can view, create and manage all type of e-mail messages. This is also includes e-mail search and social networking features. These type of application helps to store the messages, attachments and contacts to your computer. It is capable for handling calendar and scheduling processes. The hyperlinks with Outlook messages are helpful for redirecting to the specific web pages. When you open e-mail and click on 'Associated hyperlinks', then the default web browser of your computer shows that web page. There might occur situations in which the hyperlinks are visible with the Outlook 2010 but might not be working due to several reasons.
Following are the causes and ways to fix hyperlinks issues in Outlook 2010:
- Security issues
- Problems with default browser
- Issues with Windows File Association
Antivirus software installed in your computer is capable of disabling the automatic redirecting features of hyperlink. The commonly used antiviruses, anti spam and pop-up blocker, etc are the main reasons for deactivating hyperlinks. There might also arise situations in which some updates with antivirus disable the links in Outlook 2010. To solve this problem, you can disable or change the settings of your antivirus program and check whether the links are working or not.
Problems with default browser
The changed default browser settings are other reason for hyperlinks issues in Outlook 2010. For selecting the default browser, you have go to the control panel and open Internet or Internet options, then select your favorite browser programs from the list and apply that as default. Then open that browser check the hyperlink with Microsoft Outlook 2010.
The files on Windows Operating System need to know which application to run and open. These file association would sometimes be changed dramatically due to various issues. This would lead to this type of redirecting problems. By assigning Internet Explorer’s installation path to Windows Explorer, you could solve this problem permanently.
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