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    Another n00b question
    How do you set you default browser and mail to something other than safari and mac mail?

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    Macman's Avatar
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    Oct 30, 2004
    San Antonio, Texas
    PowerMac G4 Cube 450mhz 832mb
    open safari, click Safari>preferences, in the general tab, change the default browser to what you want. then in mail, click Mail>preferences>in the general tab, it says"default mail reader", just change it to what you want.

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    rman's Avatar
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    Dec 24, 2002
    Los Angeles, California
    2 x 3.0GHz Quad-Core, 6GB OS X 10.6.8 | 15in MacBook Pro 2.2GHz OS X 10.6.8 | 64GB iPad 2 WiFi
    For the browser: Start the Safari application then choose perferences under the Safari drop down menu. Under the General button. You will see Default Web Browser. Select the what ever browser you want.

    Not sure what to do about the mail.
    Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass, It's about learning to dance in the rain!

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    Meyvn's Avatar
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    Nov 24, 2004
    Black Colorware PowerBook 1.67 GHz G4, 2 GB DDR2, 100GB 7200 RPM
    We should probably have a frequently asked switcher questions sticky put up. I've personally seen this question asked three times, and I even remember asking it when I joined these forums.
    'cause when it rains, you know it pours.

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