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Safari - When I click a hyper in my email it takes me to the

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Safari - When I click a hyper in my email it takes me to the appropriate web page in Safari -BUT every time I do this I am presented with a dialogue box asking me to "choose a program to open ". I simply x the box closed -- but its a big nuisance!
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  Joseph replied 6 years ago.
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Joseph :

Hello

Joseph :

I will try to help you.

Joseph :

Did try the same in your Internet explorer ?

Customer :

Hi Joseph -

Customer :

It only happens in Safari. Not in IE. Not in Firefox. Not in Chrome.

Joseph :

yes

Joseph :

Is it the latest version ?

Joseph :

Help -> about

Joseph :

will show the version of Safari

Customer :

5.0.1

Customer :

For a variety of reasons I need to use Safari and not IE etc

Customer :

Back in 45 min

Joseph :

I will give you a link

Joseph :

To download Latest safari

Customer :

standing by

Joseph :

You will have to uninstall the present safsari

Joseph :

and install the downloaded one.

Customer :

The Apple site seems to indicate that 5.0.1 is the latest -- am I at the wrong place?

Joseph :

There is a windows version

Joseph :

in the left side you can see

Customer :

it says 5.0.1 -- that whet I have installed

Customer :

???

Joseph :

Ok

Joseph :

try reinstalling

Joseph :

Same version.

Customer :

if I doo will my settings - bookmarks -- links etc remain intact?

Joseph :

you can book mark those links in some other browser as a back up.

Customer :

Can we continue this tomorrow -- I need to leave for the?afternoon

Customer :

pleas e-mail me how to hook up tomorrow..[email protected]

Joseph :

You can book mark this page

Joseph :

And contact me later

Joseph :

No problem.

Customer :

Thanks