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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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how do I reinstall Windows live mail on Windows 10?

Cant get into my live mail account since upgrading Windows 10. I have tried downloading Windows essentials but didnt work.
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Import account from Windows Live Mail to Outlook 2013

I was wondering if it is possible to import the emails + settings from Windows Live Mail to Outlook 2013? Accounts that are used are POP3's like GMail, ISP,.. Thanks in advance.
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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 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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Not receiving emails from addresses with a specific @ending

Title. I have a @live.com address. I've checked my Outlook "rules," and none of them should be deleting emails from @blank addresses. The sender has confirmed that the emails were "sent" on their ...
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Cannot find my Windows Live Mail in Windows 10

I download Windows 10 on my computer at work. I had Windows 7 and used Windows Live Mail for my e-mail. Now I cannot find it on my computer. How do I access this program?
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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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How can I stop Windows Live Mail/Outlook Express asking me if I want to compact my messages?

Is there a way of stopping Windows Live Mail client repeatedly asking whether I want Outlook Express [sic] to compact my messages? [p.s. please don't suggest that I just switch to a different mail ...
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What causes Windows Live Mail to fail with hotmail?

I've been having trouble getting Windows Live Mail to receive mails from my Hotmail accounts. I'm getting the following error when trying to send\receive: Unable to send or receive messages for ...
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How to turn off self-signed SSL certificate warning in Windows Live Mail?

Every time I open Windows Live Mail 2012 it throws a security warning and won't connect until I press Yes: It's a mail server with self-signed SSL certificate. How do I add exception permanently so ...
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How I open two windows live mail programs with two different accounts?

My mother asked this to me, and I could not figure it out: She has several e-mail accounts, and because of her work, she can't delete any e-mail ever, and all of them must be searchable (she ...
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Increasing font/typeface size in Windows Live Mail (Windows 7)

I am a handicapped user. As my handicap progresses, I find the font/typeface size used in the read panel is progressively harder to read. I already have the font size set to "largest". Is there a way ...
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Finding Windows Live Mail Data

My windows computer crashed but I was able to save all my data on a cloud based service. I used Windows Live Mail on the crashed computer. I now have an Apple Mac. As I search through all my backup ...
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Signatures not changing automatically when switching accounts - Live Mail

I'm trying to set up a Live Mail client with multiple accounts and separate signatures for each account. I have defined signatures in options -> signatures -> advanced. Each account has one ...
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Many iexplorer instances open when clicking on a mailto link

Whenever I click on a mailto link, my computer gets whacko and starts a recurrent series of calls that open more and more instances of iexplorer. I need to manually enter the task manager and kill the ...
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Lost Emails “Windows Live Mail”

Had a power failure, computer shut down.When power restored computer started up but went through many functions before starting. All "Windows Live Mail" folders and messages have disappeared
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Windows Live Mail 2011 - Sort Sent Folder By “To” then “Sent”

My boss uses Windows Live Mail 2011 on his work PC for his non-work accounts. When he looks in his Sent Folder and sorts by "To" the emails appear to then sort by subject by default. This isn't ...
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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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Firefox 37.0.2 mailto: launches MS Live Mail app in Windows 8.1 but without a compose window

After a Windows 7 to 8.1 upgrade, email links in Firefox 37.0.2 now launch my mail client (Windows Live Mail) but not a compose message window in that app. In Windows 7, the Firefox option "Email ...
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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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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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WLMail displays messages correctly on screen, but prints  where there is =C2=A0 for some messages

There are many questions online related to this. And I understand that =C2=A0 stands for non-breaking space when it appears within a mime part with type: Content-Type: text/html; charset=UTF-8 My ...
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Delete downloaded message bodies from HDD In Windows Live Mail using Hotmail Account?

Can downloaded message bodies be deleted 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 clicking on the inbox, ...
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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 (2007)...
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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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Is there a way to register a new @live.com email address for Outlook.com? [closed]

Can we register a new email address that ends with @live.com as a native address for the Microsoft Outlook.com email service (mail.live.com)? I know some of my friends use Outlook.com with their older ...
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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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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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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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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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WLM Contacts Failed To Import

Using Windows 7 Pro. Testing backup for WLM Contacts. I exported to a CSV file. Trying to Import, I get Import in Progress, with no movement in the progress bar. Waited 20 minutes, still no ...
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Windows Live Mail will not open

Had 2011 fine for over a year, then last week it just hung on startup - little circle and says "starting". In task manager it is open as a process, but not as an app. I tried offline, reinstalled, ...
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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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Sync Windows Live Mail between two computers

I have a laptop where I have been using Windows Live Mail as my email application for the last year. Yesterday I got a dell desktop as well and I am desperately trying to set up so my desktop and ...
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Spellchecking other languages than default in Live Mail 2011

My buddy is using Microsoft Live Mail 2011. The challenge is: this is a basically German setup - so the menus and dialogs and all are German. He also needs to write e-mails in English and French, and ...
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Resize picture when emailing with Windows Live Photo Gallery and Windows Live Mail

Recently, I've set up a PC for computer novices. The PC came with Vista installed, and for managing photo's I let it use Windows Photo Gallery, for email I used Windows Mail (which both came pre-...
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Does the “Windows Live” email reader on windows 7 work with Outlook.com

My mother in law uses the “Windows Live” email reader on her windows 7 laptop, but as she is changing ISPs we need to setup a new email account for her. Rather than setting the account up with her ...
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Thunderbird: Fetch new messages from server except imported messages

I am using Windows Live Mail for years, but decided to use Thunderbird. I use my mail clients with POP3 connection. I can import my WLM messages into Thunderbird via Import Export Tools and imported ...
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Why Thunderbird doesn't have a “Block Email” option? [closed]

Windows Live Mail has a feature to block email addresses or even domains. Now I'm testing Thunderbird and it doesn't have this feature. Instead, we have to create rules to automatically delete ...
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How to edit “Send to Mail Recipient” on Windows Xp or Windows 7

The client I'm using is Windows Live Mail. Desired outcome: User right clicks on a file and selects "Send To->Mail Recipient" (or another custom created shortcut). Windows Live Mail New Message ...
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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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Open eml attachments inline in WLM

I use Mozilla Thunderbird but my secretary uses Windows Live Mail. If I forward messages to her, it's usually as an attached eml file to preserve the original message's formatting and attachments. ...
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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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Is there a way to find who I sent an email to, after deleting the email in windows live mail from the trash folder, on windows 7?

I've sent an email with sensitive information, with Windows Live Mail, then put it in the trash folder of the software, then emptied the trash folder. The person on the other end never got the email. ...
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Windows 8 Mail on secondary monitor

How can i set the Windows 8 Mail application to start up on my secondary screen? I've installed 'Actual Monitors' for this purpose, but because i can't find an actual path to the application, 'Actual ...
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Windows Live Mail Export to Exchange

When I export to Exchange from Windows Live Mail, what file does it create and in which directory?
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Windows Live Mail throwing Error ID 0x80048820 while Updating my E-Mail Account

What Happened : I just switched on my PC in morning and I got CMOS diskette error(Dell Inspiron 530S), it just activates the floppy drive, so I switched it off from the BIOS in the next restart. ...
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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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Search mail content in WLM (Windows Live Mail)

I can search the word in mail subject or sender/receiver of a mail easily as: But, I want to search a word in mail content. I tried following: But the "Message" option greyed out! Why? How to ...