How to Create a New E-mail Message to a Specified Contact's E-mail Address Shortcut
This will show you how to create a New E-Mail Message shortcut that will open the New Message window of your default email program with a specified contact's email-address already in the To field in Vista and Windows 7.
EXAMPLE: New Message window from Windows Mail with a Contact's email address
This can be handy if you have a contact that you are always sending new email messages to.
Right click on a empty area of the desktop, and click on New
plus the email address
you want used for the shortcut into the location area, and click on the Next
button. (see screenshot below) NOTE: For example
: mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org 3.
Type New E-mail to (Whoever)
for the name, and click on the Finish
button. (see screenshot below) NOTE: You can name it anything you would like though. 4.
You can now Pin to Taskbar
(Windows 7 only) or Pin to Start Menu
this shortcut, assign a keyboard shortcut
to it, or move it where you like for easy use.