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When you click a hyperlink in an Outlook message, the current or latest instance of Microsoft Internet Explorer navigates to the Uniform Resource Locator (URL) in the message instead of opening a new instance of Internet Explorer.
Use the following steps to work around this behavior:
Start Internet Explorer.
On the Tools menu, click Internet Options.
Click the Advanced tab.
Click to clear the Reuse windows for launching shortcuts check box.