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How to select spelling language in Windows Live Mail?

I have Windows installed in English but I write most of my emails in Portuguese, when I'm writing most of the words are not English obviously so they get underlined in red, how can I choose the ...
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Quick view “unread mail” in Windows Live Mail

How do I switch off the "unread mail" feature in Windows Live Mail WITHOUT switching off the "unread in contacts". I do not want to get rid off quick view, but I want to hide the "unread mail" feature ...
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Mailing Lists for Windows Live Mail contacts with multiple addresses

I am using Windows Live Mail 2012. I have contacts with multiple Email addresses and want to build mailing lists using all addresses (not only the primary ones). I tried to build a category and edit ...
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How to disable “smart quotes” in Windows Live Mail?

Windows Live Mail by default changes straight quotation marks (" and ') to typographic quotation marks, aka "smart quotes" (“, ”, ‘ and ’). This often results in the recipient of the email seeing ...
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Where can I get POP/IMAP settings for Windows Live Domain emails

I have setup email for my custom domain using Windows Live Domains. I then upgraded from the Hotmail interface to the new Outlook.com interface. I cannot seem to find the POP/IMAP settings to connect ...
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Syncing the Outlook Web App calendar with the one in Windows Live Mail

I have already entered all my classes for the year into the Windows Live Mail calendar, but my college uses Outlook web app. I want to be able to schedule meetings with the Outlook web app, but I ...
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Windows Live Mail unable to open in links in Chrome (Windows 7)

I'm having a problem where whenever I open links from Windows Live Mail in Google Chrome the page loads indefinitely. It comes up with "untitled" and eventually shows a box asking if I want to kill ...
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Adjust auto-correction in Windows Live mail?

Is there any way to adjust the auto-correction feature in Windows Live Mail? It's constantly wanting to autocorrect "EHR" to "HER" for me. "EHR" is an abbreviation for Electronic Health Records and I ...
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How to import Windows Live Mail mails into ThunderBird?

I have a Windows machine and always use Windows Live Mail, but after a time I descovery that Windows Live Mail do not support filters in IMAP account. So then I discover that Thunderbird that support ...
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Mail merge Vista Word 2007 with Windows Live Mail

When I do a mail merge to send email from Word 2007 with Windows Live Mail installed, it doesn't seem to send the messages. Are there known problems with Windows Live Mail for mail merge? Is there a ...
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How to embed image into Windows Live Mail (Win 7) email signature?

I have tried doing the steps here: http://www.timeatlas.com/email/general/create_image_signatures_in_windows_mail_or_live_mail However I don't like having to uncheck the "Block images" box in the ...
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What is the best way to save aol.com mail to a flashdrive?

How do I save aol.com email to a flashdrive so when I want to view the message offline; all I would need to do is double click the email? I was considering exporting it from the Windows Live Mail ...
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How to recreate Windows Live Mail filter rules in Thunderbird?

I have some filters in Windows Live Mail that I'm trying to port to thunderbird without success. It seems Thunderbird filter is very limited. Here is an ex of a filter i'm trying to recreate: Apply ...
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How to load email signature automatically?

I have a signature set up in my client e-mail (Windows Live Mail) which is an image, because it uses a lot of styles. When I send email it to another person, their e-mail client asks them whether ...
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How to change a POP account to IMAP in Outlook or Windows Live Mail?

I have some e-mails accounts sets to POP and now we have the IMAP service, so we would like to change to IMAP because of the benefits that it comes with it. But I'm trying to do that in Outlook ...
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How can I use google calendar with Windows Live Mail?

I'm currently trying to integrate my google calendar into Windows Live Mail. What I have so far: I went online to the hotmail calendar and subscribed there per iCal to the google calendar. It gets ...
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Text in Internet Explorer 9 and Windows Live Mail is blurry until I resize the window

In Internet Explorer 9 and Windows Live Mail the text in the application window (I'm using the Verdana font) is blurry, like this: That is, until I resize the window, even by just a pixel, and ...
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Windows Live Mail client caused all my Network Solutions email to be deleted?

I was downloading my mail from Network Solutions' server via POP on Windows Live Mail. The download failed halfway through, so I deleted the emails via Windows Live Mail. When I went back to the ...
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Windows Live Mail doesn't respond to clicking Allow Sender

This is a problem that I experience for a couple of years now.. I'm having the latest version of Windows Live Mail. The overall behavior works just fine, but when I want to click 'Allow Sender' in the ...
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Exporting mail box from windows live mail to outlook

I tried to export my current mails form windows live mail to outlook 2010. When i did that export option with Microsoft exchange what its doing actually exporting it to outlook data file which shows ...
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Windows Mail on old laptop to new Windows 7 laptop

I just got a new laptop with Windows 7. I use Windows Mail on my old (Vista) laptop. I have four years of emails (and attachments) organized into many folders. My hope is to get all of that onto ...
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How recover account and emails from Windows Live Mail?

First I change the path of the C:\Users\Valter\Documents to D:\Document\Windows (in Windows 7 Professional) and when I enter in the my Windows Live Mail, my account and emails gone. How do I recover ...
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Why do emails show multiple times in Windows Live Mail quick views?

I have around 6 Gmail address all going through my Windows Live Mail, it has 'quick views' which is a great feature and should let me view all of my inboxes at once. The problem is, in the quick view, ...
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How to protect myself against an email identity scam?

I'm using Windows 7 and Windows Live Mail. Yesterday some spam email was sent from my computer to all of my contacts! How do I stop this? Is there any way to do a security prompt before email send ...
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What are the good options for connecting Microsoft Outlook to a Yahoo email account?

I have used ypops in the past. I think that was a sort-of community-provided software that violated the Terms of service of Yahoo Mail. Has anything changed? Are there better options? This is ...
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How To Make Sure Of Authenticity Of IP Address?

When i was checking email message's header in Windows Mail Live from GMail account i saw the following: domain of transitioning does not designate "insert ip address here" as permitted sender What ...
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Why does Windows Live Mail show blue text on a default blue background?

I have a terrible problem I just cannot find a solution to.. I'm trying to use Windows Live Mail, not the web access version, and whenever it opens an email, either one I receive or one I am ...
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Should I Use Microsoft Outlook 2007 Or Windows Live Mail? [closed]

I want to import Thunderbird email into Outlook 2007 but this can only be done through Outlook Express or Windows Live Mail. Question: Since Microsoft Outlook 2007 is not free and Windows Live Mail ...
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Mail notifier for Windows Live Mail

I use the Windows Live Mail app (part of Windows Live Essentials) as my default mail app. Unfortunately it doesn't notify me when I get a new mail. Are there any apps that can do this? The important ...
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530 authentication problem in Windows Live Mail on Windows 7

I get following message when trying to send an e-mail bu: 530 authentication required How do I resolve this problem? I'm working on Windows 7 and trying to use Windows Live Mail with my ...
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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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Internet Explorer 9 send page by email grayed out

Internet Explorer 9 in Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit has the items Send Page by email and Send link by email grayed out. The default email client is Windows Live Mail 2011. I have used the "Set ...
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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 restore Windows Live Mail Contacts?

I recently rebuilt my dad's computer, from Windows Vista to Windows 7. I have everything back now, except for the contacts in Windows Live Mail. How do I restore these from backup? I had his whole ...
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Fonts and encoding in windows live mail

Sometimes I have non-english emails (arabic for example). When I try to open them with windows live mail, it doesn't show them correctly.. for example such this: ...
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Windows Live Mail, Sec. Exception on an Account

I have one email account that have a unaccepted certificate. The Thunderbird, and Opera can handle this with a Security Exception. But Windows Live Mail ask a question in every starting, and because ...
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Windows Live Mail displays incorrectly in a Remote Desktop session?

I'm having a problem with Windows Live Mail not displaying properly when I use Remote Desktop to connect to my home PC. The problem only happens if someone is also logged into the machine locally. ...
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E-mail attachments with no file association

E-mail attachments from only some of my regular communicants come through with no file associations. Is this problem caused by my computer or the person who sent me the e-mail? How do I correct this ...
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How can I restore my deleted calendar data in Windows Live Mail?

I have been using the calendar in Windows Live Mail for months now. When I logged on yesterday, all of the data and appointments I have been inputting for months is gone. The calendar is completely ...
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How to create a template with contact info in Windows Live Mail?

Is it possible to create a template to use in Windows Live mail which I can load peoples details into from my contact list? I currently send emails to people but I have to manually view them in the ...
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Prevent Windows Live Mail to download all messages from IMAP

I'm trying the Window Live Mail client. Simple and beautiful. However I'm used to an IMAP client that only downloads headers. Windows Live Mail automatically creates a list of tasks to download all ...
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Synchronise Windows Live contacts

How can I set my wife's laptop to synchronise with the same contacts list as mine? We have separate Windows live accounts.
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Duplicate mails in unread mail view of Windows Live Mail

When I get new mail and go to the "unread email" quick view I always see two version of the email, even though I definitely have only one such version in the inbox itself. Further, viewing the message ...
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Unable to open attachment in Windows Live Mail 2011 (Build 15.4.3502.0922)

I use Windows Live Mail 2011 (Build 15.4.3502.0922), in Windows 7 Pro 64. When I receive an email message that has an attachment, when I double click to open this attachment, nothing happens. Any kind ...
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What does the 'This message is from a trusted sender' message means in Windows live mail

Today I received an email from Ebay which I was reading in my Windows Live environement. I noticed a small green icon before the message, and at the top of the reading pane. The popup of the green ...
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How to copy windows live mail settings to new profile

I've just set up a server as a Windows 2008 R2 domain controller and have configured my Windows 7 PC to be part of the domain. Now that I got a new user profile, how do I migrate settings like ...
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imap sent folder setup

I want to setup Windows Live Mail with an IMAP account. The account is hosted with Hostgator if that matters. When I currently set up the account I get an Inbox and with what looks like a Drafts, ...
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Windows Live Mail treating my Firefox as mobile device

I started using Namoroka (firefox 3.6 nighly) yesterday and since then, windows live mail has been treating it like a mobile device. Same thing happens when I try with Minefield (firefox 4 nightly). ...
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Windows Live Mail event alarm

When I'm adding a new event to Windows Live Mail calendar, I don't see an "alarm" option. I've read somewhere I need to be signed in to windows live for it to be available, but I'm using it just for ...
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How to backup Windows Live Mail data (ex: to move from Vista to 7)

I am using Windows Live Mail to access my 6 mail accounts including hotmail and gmail. Currently I am using windows vista but planning a clean install of Windows 7. Is there any way I can backup the ...