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We recommend migrating to the Mail app on Windows before that date. If you're using Windows 7, you can upgrade to a newer version of Windows to enjoy the Mail app and other benefits, or you can use a web browser to access Installed the update, now the calendar stopped working. May not be redeemed by or transferred to another customer, or combined with other offers. Check This Out

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Back to top #10 Queen-Evie Queen-Evie Official Bleepin' G.R.I.T.S. (and proud of it) Staff Emeritus 16,485 posts OFFLINE Gender:Female Location:My own little corner of the universe (somewhere in Alabama). Help! Thunderbird is the only email client that I have been comfortable "learning" but never fully mastering to use. I can't find any free alternatives that do even half as good of a job as WLM.

It works on Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1, and Windows 10. it will need to be compatible with the changes M$ are making to Oulook.com (Hotmail) accounts though, otherwise we could be left with an email client that does not worth with I received another love-letter from them over the weekend saying that changes were coming to their free OneDrive storage limits. "Changes" means "bad news." Always. Windows Live Mail Windows 10 Can someone at Microsoft help me?

Upgrades for your Outlook.com account starts late June 2016. Windows Live Mail Problems Refer to detailed instructions at Export Windows Live Mail emails, contacts, and calendar data to Outlook to learn how to move emails and contacts to Outlook 2016. Bells & whistles the ordinary home body will never use. Enter a file name and click Save.

Limit of one per person/Microsoft account; must use the account associated with your Outlook.com email address. Windows Live Mail Download Do I need to wait until my Outlook.com account is upgraded before I switch to the Mail app on Windows? You could also use Microsoft Outlook. I guess the next step would be to uninstall WLM and re-install.

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It'll show various error messages such as "Unable to send or receive messages for the account", "An error occurred in looking up the user's information in mserv", etc. https://blogs.office.com/2016/05/05/using-windows-live-mail-2012-with-outlook-com-time-to-update-your-email-application/ You guys ruined my message boxes, I have thousands of emails of more than 10 years! Windows Live Mail Update You may always continue to access Outlook.com from any web browser at www.outlook.com. Windows Live Mail 2012 Valid only where Office 365 is available.

If you have used this feature to take data out of your Outlook.com account, we recommend that you move that data back into your Outlook.com account prior to the upgrade so his comment is here Believe me it is not. Cross-finger! Access Outlook.com via web browser Simply navigate to www.outlook.com via any major web browsers, and enter your @outlook.com, @hotmail.com, @msn.com or @live.com email address and password to log in to manage Windows Live Mail Help

I'm going to keep using Windows Live Mail, as the hopeless Mail app just doesn't permit you to have POP email accounts. Migrations for Windows Live Mail 2012 application users of Outlook.com are set to begin June 30th, 2016. I haven't read anything or received any notice about changes in custom domain accounts other than the discontinuation of Live Admin Center for domain management. this contact form The new mail program in W10 doesn't appear to meet my needs.

If your email address is [email protected] or [email protected], for example, you won't be able to use Windows Live Mail to work with your email after June 30.[ Your one-stop shop for Windows Live Mail Login Once your account is converted, you will no longer be able to use it with Windows Live Mail. Several functions may not work.

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and now ? CASE 2: You were not using Windows Live Mail application to sync your Microsoft account emails but recently you decided to add your Microsoft account (hotmail, outlook, msn, etc) into WLM It's OK, they know me here Local time:11:37 PM Posted 06 May 2016 - 05:44 AM Thunderbird email client works well with Outlook.com, Msn and Hotmail email. Live Mail Hotmail Those who qualify will receive an email with information on redeeming this offer. (The Office 365 subscription includes Outlook 2016, of course.) Windows Live Mail is still available for free as

I can no longer get it to work no matter what I do to uninstall, reinstall, repair] you might want to give eM Client at www.emclient.com a look.  It can read May not be redeemed by or transferred to another customer, or combined with other offers. In addition, I have a project or two on the go right now and want to see them through to completion otherwise I feat I won't have sufficient personal bandwidth. http://genepsd.com/live-mail/windows-live-mail-questions.html I tried to re-install the update.

VG ^^ There is an option to turn off receipt feature in Windows Live Mail settings. This is the only reason I like the old clients better. So if you are unable to sync your Microsoft account emails in WLM program, you just need to remove existing Microsoft account from Windows Live Mail program and then re-add it Outlook 2016 for Windows You can switch to the Outlook.com for Windows email application to connect to your account, by taking advantage of a free one-year subscription of Office 365 Personal.

We recommend you switch now. I converted another Hotmail account I use to support POP before the June 30 date and that still works fine but I left my primary account using the DeltaSync protocol and now I I'm a "buy-once-and-again-as-needed" man. If you have not provided an alternative, you can use the Recover your Microsoft account page, which allows you to supply a new contact email address.

The Windows 10 version of this app is actually pretty decent, but the version in Windows 8.x is terrible. Yes No Great! Click Next and then select the check boxes next to the fields that you want to export. Also, not sure why but on W10M I see the Mail app allowed to run under Settings->Privacy->Background Apps.  On W10 Desktop there is no Mail app listed here at all.

For anyone interested for the fix on the update of Windows Live Mail 2012 for Windows 7: 1.  Go to control panel and uninstall Windows live Essential (Mail only). 2.  Reboot both the Server Settings and the Port Settings. 0 2 months ago Reply DLongstreet Too bad support for windows live mail will eventually end.  I do not like windows 10 mail Earlier this year we introduced a new Outlook.com and began rolling out an exciting new email and calendar experience to users worldwide. No problem before that and I do not think I have done anything to the accounts to change anything.

If you have more questions, you can refer to the Microsoft support page. Like Windows Live Mail 2012 application, the Mail app on Windows is free. How long do I have before I must stop using Windows Live Mail 2012? Once upon a time, you could open an email account without providing an alternative email address or phone number, but most email providers now require one or another.

But not the new infrastructure. "You will not be able to send or receive Outlook.com email from Windows Live Mail 2012 after your account is upgraded [to the new experience]," Soltero We are happy to offer a free one-year subscription to Office 365 Personal for this purpose – an email with details of this offer is being sent to your email address. Microsoft has already upgraded almost all Microsoft accounts and rest of the accounts will be upgraded very soon, that's why Microsoft is sending emails to all users who are still syncing