Change where Outlook opens hyperlinks

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By default, Outlook overrides your default browser setting and opens hyperlinks in Microsoft Edge. This guide will show you how to change this setting within the Outlook Desktop application.

This tutorial applies to the following operating systems:


Change where Outlook opens hyperlinks:

Step 1: Click File

Click the file tab at the top left of Outlook.

Screenshot highlighting the File button in Outlook

Step 2: Click Options

Click Options at the bottom left and it will open a new window.

Step 03: Change the setting

Navigate to the Advanced tab on the left side of the new window, then look for the File and browser preferences section. Here you can change where hyperlinks open.

Screenshot showing where the setting is located withing the options menu

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