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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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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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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 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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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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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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How to change an email's received “sender” field to another name? If possible in GMAIL

Is it possible when I send and receive email that someone has it's name identified as another name? Is there any better option for doing that? I use Windows Live Mail, receiving from my GMAIL account, ...
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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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Create Rule from Message: Win 7? Where is it?

There are things I much prefer in Outlook Express to Windows Live Mail: one of those things is the ability to create a Mail Rule whilst viewing a message. You would simply do so andthe new rule would ...
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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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How to share one Windows Live Mail account for all users

Is there a way to setup Windows Live Mail with one email account and have it automatically shared for all users without having to configure Live Mail for each user? I want all users to be sharing the ...
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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 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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Live Domains - email marked as spam

I'm using Domains Live for my domain as email service provider. However, those emails I send are usually marked as spam... I have set the MX record to Prove domain ownership and TXT record of Server ...
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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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Fix multiple emails being stuck in Outbox

This is an example of the error message that pops up for each of the 19 messages stuck in Windows 7 Live Mail outbox: The message could not be sent. The setting for your outgoing email [SMTP] ...
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Word Document as body of email

I am using Word 2010 and I need to send a word document (with images) using either windows live mail or gmail but I need to have it appear as the body of the email NOT an attachment. Can anybody help? ...
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No contacts after importing a WAB file

I'm trying to import a WAB file (Outlook Express contacts) into Windows 7. The file is 173 KB and definitely has lots of contacts in it. However, once it's been imported the only contact that's in 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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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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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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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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Cannot access https://mail.live.com from osx (safari or firefox)

I'm currently seeing the below error messages when trying to access mail.live.com: Firefox: "The connection to mail.live.com was interrupted while the page was loading" Safari: "Safari can't open ...
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How do choose the order that email accounts are synced in Windows Live Mail?

Basically, I have a Hotmail account and a Gmail account set up in Windows Live Mail. Whenever I sync them Windows Live Mail updates Gmail first and this always seems to take ages to complete, and ...
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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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Windows Live Mail unable to open, error 0x80004005 unable to initialize global options manager

Windows Live Mail unable to open, error 0x80004005 unable to initialize global options manager. This is happened in windows xp with multiple users, and other users has nothing wrong with their wlm... ...
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I am unable to open a mail attachment in Windows Live 2011

When I try to open a mail attachment in Windows Live 2011 a box pops us that reads "Do you want to open this file". When I click open I get another box that reads "Your current security settings do ...
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Windows Live Mail's 'All Inbox' is missing some emails?

I have 3 Gmail accounts that for the most part I would like to keep separate when I view them on the web, but would like to be able to view them all in one place using Windows Live Mail. However, ...
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Windows Live Mail cannot retrieve account from old computer

How do I retrieve my old E-mails from Windows Live account which were my old computer? Downloaded Windows Live Mail, entered my password...but nothing---cannot even send or receive E-mails
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Viewing size of Live mail reply

How to change the reading size of replies in Live Mail? When composing, suddenly the view size changes to fit on the point, not the head of a pin. I have no idea what caused it or how to correct it
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Auto Move email to a folder in Live (Microsoft Mail)

I want to move emails coming from a specific address to an folder in my live it. Is it possible?
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using Win 8 on multiple computers with same login

Windows 8.1: I am now logged in to multiple computers with my "Live Id" -- email address, which tries to be too helpful. It constantly complains that someone else is using my account and makes me get ...
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Multiple addresses for one contact

When setting up a contact list in Windows Live Mail, is there a way to automatically include all the emails for a single contact when sending an email to that contact?
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Migrate windows live mail folders from one computer to Outlook 2013 on another computer

I want to move all the mail in my mail folders from my old computer running Windows Live Mail to my new computer running Outlook 2013. When I try to do an export of mail from Live Mail it hangs up ...
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Windows Live Mail 2012 keeps rolling back contacts changes

Sometimes when I load Windows Live Mail 2012, many individual contacts seem to be rolling back by disappearing or showing an old previous email that the contact had. Every time a rollback like this ...
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Windows Live Mail on Windows 8.1 x64 gives error

Just suddenly, starting from yesterday, whenever I try to reply, forward, new up an email message, a dialog popups up saying "a problem occurred while trying to open this message". I tried everything ...
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Sent mail not appearing in conversation view in Windows Live Mail 2012

This is a similar thread for Outlook, but I am looking for a solution on Windows Live Mail 2012. Make sent items appear in Outlook 2010 conversation without exchange The conversation view does not ...
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When loading Hotmail from Windows 8 icon, I receive an error about its digital certificates

When I try to load Hotmail using the desktop icon on a newly installed Windows 8 PC, I receive this error. "We couldn't connect to myname@hotmail.com because of a problem with its digital ...
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Win Live Mail font size increase in Win 8

How can I increase the font size for Windows Live Mail under Windows 8? I've tried everything I can think of!
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Live Mail 2009 does not open or save attachments

I can not open attachments in Windows Live Mail 2009 (all the types of attachments, PDF, JPEG, Word documents, etc.) I cleared, "Do not allow attachments to be saved or opened that could potentially ...
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Unable to view links in Windows live Mail while composing (Windows 7)

When I am composing a message in Windows live Mail and I want to include a link I can do so easily however the link does not show up as a link when I'm composing the e-mail. After I send the e-mail ...
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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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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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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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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 ...