As of March 2012, it is now possible to make Norse Mail the default mail client in your web browser. This will allow you to click on an email link and have it open in your web browser. Use the instructions below to configure Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, or Internet Explorer.
Support for opening mail links is standard in Google Chrome though users will have to give the program permission to do so. The steps below should work for http://mail.luther.edu but some users have reported needing to use http://www.gmail.com instead.
If you’ve accidentally clicked No or closed the prompt, do the following:
LEGACY INSTRUCTIONS – USE ONLY IF ABOVE STEPS DO NOT WORK
1. Sign into Norse Mail.
2. Copy and paste the following command into your Address Bar:
3. Press Enter.
4. A bar or pop-up window will appear prompting you to Add the Application. Click OK.
5. Click on Tools – Options (Mac: Click on Firefox – Preferences).
6. Select Applications.
7. Locate Mailto.
8. Select Norse Mail from the list of actions associated with Mailto.
9. Click OK to save.