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Old Monday, December 29th, 2008   #1
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Default How can i put a shortcut to Yahoo Mail on my desktop?


To put a shortcut for Yahoo Mail on your desktop please follow these steps:
  • Go to
  • Bookmark the page in your web browser
  • Edit the bookmark properties and change the link to
  • Click on your bookmarks and then right click copy the new Yahoo bookmark
  • Go you your desktop and right click paste as shortcut to create the Yahoo desktop icon
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How can I make Yahoo Mail my default email program?

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