edubkendo
5/12/2013 - 12:28 PM

Allow Google Chrome (not Chromium) to handle mailto links.

Allow Google Chrome (not Chromium) to handle mailto links.

Paste this into Chrome's "Preferences" file, just after "countryid_at_install" to enable chrome to open mailto links in gmail. On Ubuntu 12.04 this is located in ~/.config/google-chrome/Default/Preferences.


   "custom_handlers": {
      "enabled": true,
      "registered_protocol_handlers": [ {
         "default": true,
         "protocol": "mailto",
         "title": "Gmail",
         "url": "https://mail.google.com/mail/ca/?extsrc=mailto&url=%s"
      } ]
   },