If you have a friend, family member, or co-worker that you often e-mail creating an e-mail shortcut on your Desktop or Taskbar can be quick and easy way to e-mail them. To create an e-mail shortcut follow the following steps:
- Right click the desktop or area you want to create the e-mail shortcut and select New and then Shortcut.
- For the location or path to the shortcut enter mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org where email@example.com is the email address you want to use in shortcut.
- Click Next and then type the name of Shortcut and click Finish.
Now when this shortcut is clicked a new e-mail window will appear with that e-mail address already typed into the To field.