Set up Gmail as default mailto client in Firefox

Firefox 3 added the option to associate protocols with web applications, and Gmail has been added to the list of mail applications and it's easy to set it as the default email client in Firefox and open all the mailto: links in Gmail, without installing extensions: Just go to Tools -> Options; select the Applications tab; search for mail; select […]

Firefox 3 added the option to associate protocols with web applications, and Gmail has been added to the list of mail applications and it's easy to set it as the default email client in Firefox and open all the mailto: links in Gmail, without installing extensions: Just go to Tools -> Options; select the Applications tab; search for mail; select Use Gmail from the list of actions associated with the mailto protocol; click OK to save the settings. Done!