The original web-based email service, launched in 1996 and subsequently purchased and operated by Microsoft.

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Windows Live Mail Error ID: 0x80048849

I'm using Windows Live Mail as my mail client on windows. It recently stopped working with my hotmail account, it says it can't send or receive email. It does work with Gmail, which is odd. I tried ...
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How to troubleshoot BSOD after removal of virus? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What to do if my computer is infected by a virus or a malware? I'm battling a virus right now, I have a Windows 7 ultimate, 32 bit, Using AVG virus security. It's a ...
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cookies on Firefox 4

So, I upgraded to Firefox 4 and when I sign out of Hotmail, it says: Couldn't sign you out We couldn't sign you out because your browser is blocking cookies. To sign out, close all of your browser ...
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Auto-insert hyperlinks in Hotmail in Chrome

I am trying to get my mom to use Google Chrome. However she gets upset because in Hotmail with Google Chrome, links pasted into the email body show up as plain text, while Internet Explorer turns them ...
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What Is All Of This Stuff In My Sent Email From Hotmail? [closed]

I sent an email from my Hotmail account to myself and viewed the source. I did this from www.Hotmail.com and sent only the text 'Test'. When I received the email, I viewed the source in Outlook and ...
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Multi-user calendar program my wife and I can share?

I'm not sure if anything exists, but I'm trying to figure out a way for my wife and I (or more) to utilize a web-based calendar system. We both use Windows Live Mail, so my first guess is that we ...
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MSN Can not connect, error 800488fe

Q: I usually sign in MSN , and every thing is okay ,but yesterday when i tried to sign in as usual i get the following error 800488fe and can't sign in at all , i tried to sign in even with my ...
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Sending an email to AOL is being delayed and emails becomes undeliverable

While trying to send an email from my work's domain I receive a bounce back in about 4hrs so the email does not reach the targeted person. I have send an email from Hotmail account to the same AOL ...
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Hotmail - appear offline? [closed]

When I am browsing my emails on Hotmail other people see that I'm online and send me IMs which appear in the corner of my screen, which bother me sometimes. How can I appear "offline" to other users? ...
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Contacts gets automatically updated

A lot of my friends are using the new Windows Live Messenger 2011. So everyone only views a first name and surname. My friends think: "I want some dots and commas in my name". So they change their ...
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How to retrieve Hotmail Spam filtered messages via POP3?

I use Thunderbird to retrieve e-mail messages from my Hotmail, but some of them are auomatically marked as spam in Hotmail. So I have to use www.hotmail.com to move them to Hotmail Inbox and then I ...
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Is there a Hotmail adapter for Outlook 2011 on Mac?

Ironically, the only email account I have that does not run on the new Outlook 2011 for Mac is my MSN account. I have to run it in Mac Mail which autoconfigures the account without a problem, whereas ...
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Why does my Hotmail account appear under 'On my computer' folder in Outlook 2011 for Mac?

Why does my Hotmail account appear under 'On my computer' folder in Outlook 2011 for Mac, whereas my Gmail account auto-configured itself with its own set of folders? Worse still, if you select 'Hide ...
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Virus / Malware: Explorer window with strange user logged into Hotmail [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What to do if my computer is infected by a virus or a malware? I was looking into a PC, the user of which had complained that he couldn't connect to the internet and ...
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How do I sync my contacts between my Exchange and Hotmail accounts?

I keep all my contacts in my work email account (MS Exchange with Outlook 2010) and also use Hotmail for emails (e.g. myname@live.com). I would like to be able to access all my Exchange contacts when ...
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Can't view old Hotmail emails after Outlook setup

Ok I actually have an msn account "myname@msn.com" Ever since I tried to view my emails using Outlook 2007, I no longer can view my old emails from the Hotmail web interface. I think I messed up the ...
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Sync my outlook (2007) calendar with hotmail calendar

I would think this should be simple ... I'm trying to figure out how to publish my outlook 2007 calendar from my desktop to my hotmail\live account. I found a couple links (e.g. publish calendar, ...
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Get folders from my msn account onto outlook

I have my msn email account setup with a bunch of folders to put all my different emails in. I don't use rules, just drag and drop sort. On my current computer, I have it go to outlook, and all the ...
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Can I synchronize hotmail folders in thunderbird?

I'm using Thunderbird to load my Hotmail mail. It works fine (see previous post). But there is one problem: How can I synchronize the folders I've defined online in Hotmail? And is it possible to ...
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Is there a way to read Hotmail mail with Thunderbird without using the WebMail pluging?

Some sites tell me Hotmail has POP3 access now, but with Thunderbird it doesn't seem to work. The only solution (which I didn't test yet) is a WebMail plugin that helps Thunderbird to read data from ...
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how to tell outlook not to delete hotmail messages after downloading

how do I tell outlook not to delete hotmail messages after downloading them? I just want outlook to download the messages and do nothing else. so if I delete it in outlook nothing should happen in ...
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Have Outlook use a non-standard account when working in a given folder

I have a situation where I want to have Outlook manage a Hotmail account in addition to the usual one using the Outlook Connector. This is to subscribe to mailing lists, where it is important to use ...
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“Download all attachments” does not work for Hotmail in Firefox or Chrome

I have recently tried both Firefox and Chrome. I use Hotmail. In these browsers, "download all attachments" does not work. What can I do to enable this? Thanks. On checking I discovered that this ...
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Is there any way to use Gmail and be able to chat with people that use Hotmail?

I don't know much about IM. All my life I had a Hotmail account, just like all my friends, and used MSN / Windows Live Messenger, so everything was fine. But recently I've changed to Gmail. The ...
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How can I synchronize my Outlook address book with web based email accounts?

I've been using Outlook 2007 and recently I've tried to export my address book to a file in order to load it to Hotmail and Yahoo email accounts. When I try to export my contacts, there seems to be 2 ...
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Possible to configure Windows Live Messenger to open Hotmail in IE with Windows Live Mail installed?

If Windows Live Messenger is installed standalone when you click the mail icon it opens Hotmail in the web browser (typically IE). After installing Windows Live Mail clicking the mail icon in ...
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Do I have to log in to all my hotmail and live email accounts to prevent their removal or

I have all my Hotmail/Live addresses linked so I can operate them all from one browser window. I know that Microsoft requires us to log in every (6 mos.?) to affirm our interest or they will remove ...
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Hotmail checker for Mac

I was wondering if there is a Hotmail checker that works on the Mac. I am looking for something that works like Google's Gmail checker, notifying you of an email soon after you receive it.
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What is the simplest way to associate mailto URLs with the hotmail web site?

Family computer support question: I have a relative who's a hotmail user. I'd like to setup his machine (IE 8 Vista) so that when he clicks on a mailto URL it opens a new page/tab for composing mail ...
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Setting up Hotmail IMAP in Mozilla Thunderbird

So I've been trying to get hotmail setup in Thunderbird but I cannot get it to work. I know hotmail IMAP works fine in Windows Live Mail. How can I get it to work in Thunderbird?
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claws-mail configuration for gmail and hotmail

I've tried a dozen of tutorials for that and I cannot find why it don't work, I can send mail but not receive it ... I've tried also thunderbird but my second hotmail don't work, I used it to learn ...
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Delete downloaded message bodies from HDD In Windows Live Mail using Hotmail Account?

Does anybody know how you could delete the downloaded message bodies from the HDD in Windows Live Mail using a Hotmail/Live e-mail account? I know you can do it with a Gmail account in WLM by right ...
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How can I know IP address of the sender in Gmail/Yahoo/Hotmail?

Is there a way to know sender's IP address sent in Gmail/Yahoo Mail/Hotmail any mail?
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How to stop someone from sending emails from my domain using hotmail

Someone on our organization used his corporate email account as secondary email account on hotmail, so he could send email from hotmail that looked like it was sent from our servers. He no longer ...
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Is there an easy way to open hotmail from outlook?

I like the Outlook interface but use hotmail. Is there a way to read by hotmail messages from outlook?
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Why do I have to log into hotmail twice?

I just recently noticed I have to attempt a login into hotmail twice before it succeeds. Although I'm using Google Chrome (3.0.195.21), the symptoms are well described in a Mozilla thread. In short, ...
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Thunderbird is not marking mails in the server as read

I'm using Thunderbird to download mails from a Hotmail account. It works all right, except that the mails in the server are only marked as read when I log in to the webmail service and read them ...
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Recent Hotmail Update is crashing FireFox. Is there a fix available

I have latest version of FireFox. It has always worked fine using HOTMAIL until recently. I check a checkbox on my items list and FireFox chokes. Thinking back it seems to have started after a recent ...