Mailto Interceptor

suppresses the unintended launching of an email app

Mailto Interceptor suppresses the unintended launching of an email application by clicking mailto: links.

Have you ever experienced the unintended launching of an email application by clicking mailto: links in web browsers? Usually, when you click mailto: links in web browsers, even if it is unintentional, an email application launches immediately.

By using Mailto Interceptor, you can select the following behaviors for the click of mailto: links:

Mailto Interceptor is not resident application. By setting Mailto Interceptor as default email application for the click of mailto: links, it launches without appearing and bouncing dock icon, does preferred behavior and quits automatically.

Other than the click of mailto: links in web browsers, Mailto Interceptor is launched also from share menu, Contacts application and so on.

The following features is restricted in Lite version:

System Requirements

OS X 10.9.3+

Usage

  1. Launch Mailto Interceptor.app
  2. If Mailto Interceptor is not set as default email application, a setting sheet is shown. Set Mailto Interceptor as default email application.
  3. Choose preferred behavior from "Behavior" pop up menu
  4. Quit Mailto Interceptor.app

By doing initial setting above, Mailto Interceptor reacts mailto: links and so on.

Version History

ver. 1.2.2: 2014-12-19
Fixed minor issue
Changed app icon (Lite version)
ver. 1.2: 2014-9-10
Added a feature that you can define custom URLs
Added a feature that you can edit menu items for pop up menu
ver. 1.1.1: 2014-8-9
Fixed minor issue
ver. 1.1: 2014-7-10
Added a feature that shows a behavior notification panel
Refined UI
ver. 1.0: 2014-6-6
Initial version