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|Author:||Moe [ 17 Nov 2012, 23:27 ]|
|Post subject:||One Click Email in Web Browser|
Open a terminal (<ctl><alt><t>)
sudo gedit /usr/local/bin/mailto.sh
When the edit opens; cut'n'paste:
sylpheed --compose "$1"
Save and close the file.
sudo chmod +x /usr/local/bin/mailto.sh
to make the file executable.
In your web browser (Firefox) that is already open go to
File comment: Mailto#1
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Change the "mailto" setting to "Use other..."
File comment: Mailto2
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Select the dandy little script you've just created.
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Close....and compose emails to any mailto: link you wish with just a click.
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|Author:||Moe [ 18 Nov 2012, 19:55 ]|
|Post subject:||Re: One Click Email in Web Browser|
Ok, in Step #2 where you choose mailto.sh you also see GMail, Yahoo Mail....I had to try it.
From the bilge I dragged up an old GMail account. I selected GMail at Step #2....Voilà!
...so if you prefer<sigh> to use GMail you can. There are also provisions to use other email or webmail apps as you so choose.
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