Change Default Mac Mail to Microsoft Outlook


How do I change my default email application from Mac mail to Outlook


  • Mac OSX
  • Mail
  • Outlook


  1. Click on the Finder tool bar at top of screen
  2. Click Go
  3. Click Settings
  4. Click Applications
  5. Click Mail
  6. Click Mail on the tool bar
  7. Click Preferences
  8. In the General tab
    1. Click  Default email reader
    2. Click Microsoft Outlook
      If its not listed
      1. Click Select
      2. Click Microsoft Outlook
      3. Click Select
  9. In the Accounts Tab
    1. Remove the check from Enable this account


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