You can set the Foxmail as a system default e-mail program so that you can activate Foxmail from external programs, including the Internet Explorer,microsoft Office 97. If in IE, use the mouse to click E-mail address, will automatically call Foxmaill to send mail. In the options → network, you can set up to check for the default mail software each time you start Foxmail. This way, when you start Foxmail, if Foxmail is not the system default mail software, a dialog box pops up asking if Foxmail is set as the default mail software.
Set as the default e-mail software, so that the system encountered mailto: such a URL, automatically open foxmail for processing. For example, from the Windows 98 "Start" → "Run" dialog box, write: mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org, and then confirm that the Foxmail will be opened and email@example.com will be filled in to the recipient. can also be in IE, from IE's "options" set Foxmail as the default mail software.