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Q: windows vista mail/live mail

I'm running Vista Home Premium 32-bit and recently, whenever I send/receive emails from windows mail, I get an error message. Microsoft suggested I try Live Mail instead (naturally) and the same thing happens:

The connection to the server has failed.
Subject ''
Server: 'smtpout.secureserver.net'
Windows Live Mail Error ID: 0x800CCC0E
Protocol: SMTP
Port: 25
Secure(SSL): No
Socket Error: 10013

I tried enabling windows firewall and disabling Norton firewall/email scanning with no results. I have another computer with vista whose mail was working fine... until about a day or so later, then I started getting the same thing. This has happened before, but had resolved itself (how, I don't know).

Wassup?!?!?


UPDATE 11/6/09: I contacted my server provider and they suggested to change my outgoing smtp port (in my case from 25 to 80, but I think different services are, well... different). That's in Tools> Accounts> Properties> Advanced. This did the trick!

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A: windows vista mail/live mail

Try uninstalling the email account and then reinstalling it. Sometimes the incoming and outgoing servers can get corrupted. Usally if there is no patch for it a quick uninstall and reinstall of email acount will fix it.

http://www.vistax64.com/browsers-mail/258711-windows-vista-mail-live-mail.html
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A:Solved: Troubles transferring Windows Mail Vista to Win7 Windows Live Mail 2011

I get a little nauseous just thinking about Windows Live Mail 2011, much less expending effort to use it, but I would try installing it on the Vista and see if it has the option right up front of importing stuff from Windows Mail. If it does, and happens to work correctly, then all you would have to do is find its files and copy them over.

By the way, are you putting on airs with "Addias" transfer? We plebeians just used "sneaker net."
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-troubles-transferring-windows-mail-vista-to-win7-windows-live-mail-2011.992855/
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Create a folder on your Desktop. Drag the Windows Mail messages into the folder. Now drag the messages in the folder to Windows Live Mail.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/transferring-e-mail-messages-and-folders-from-windows-mail-to-windows-live-mail-583847.html
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Don I might be way off track here mate but was the Outlook account the same email address as you have set up in WLM?

Just a thought you might try adding an account to WLM using the old address and password. I did this with my old account from my service provider then went to a Hotmail account.
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So you've now lost access to all files, as you don't know where WLM stores them?

http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/...es-saved/63217c8f-d773-4826-ab92-7f9189ef2870
 

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What email program is on your old machine?

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Quote: Originally Posted by richc46


It has always been my belief that those who use Windows Mail or Windows Live mail and have it set to show the preview pane, will allow a potential virus to spread .Once you download and have it in the preview pane, it is the same as opening the email. Until I find out that this is not true, I have eliminated the preview pane, which can be done from the View Tab.


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Welcome
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Hiya, welcome

Try turning off your anti-virus email scanner an see if it works then, Unknown Errors are usually cause by interference from your anti-virus email scanner.
before doing so though, wait for confirmation from someone more experienced than me.

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Hi all This is quite a complex operation and MS doesn't actually explain how to do it so here goes The trick is to get your email messages into Outlook Express OE on XP or Windows Mail on Vista before you can import into Windows Live mail Then the import can be done directly There isn't any way currently to import mail directly from Outlook to Windows Live Mail so you have to do it indirectly BEFORE installing Importing to Mail Live from Windows Outlook mail Windows even if you don't use Outlook Express XP or Windows Mail VISTA you need to have them running on the same machine as your copy of OUTLOOK create if you haven't already email accounts in OE or Windows mail identical to those you have in Outlook Now import your messages from Outlook into OE or Windows Mail Change the Store Identity in OE or Windows mail to a disk that your W can read do this under Maintenance - data storage locations in OE or Windows Mail Doing this saves you having to install Live Mail on Vista or XP Logon to your W system and install Windows Live mail Set up your email accounts File gt import gt messages Chose Outlook express or Windows mail depending on step Browse to the directory where you stored the messages in step Job done A bit fiddly but obviously MS don't want to make it easy for people to switch from Outlook Note also the quot Send and Receive quot function is calles quot SYNC quot in Windows Live mail -- confusing but there it is If you also installed Windows Messenger you can prevent it from starting automatically at startup by going to the Orb gt acessories gt run type msconfig and unclick windows messenger in the Importing mail from Outlook to Windows Live Mail start up box There doesn't appear to be ANY method of importing mail directly from Outlook Cheers jimbo

A:Importing mail from Outlook to Windows Live Mail

  
Quote: Originally Posted by jimbo45


Hi all
This is quite a complex operation and MS doesn't actually explain how to do it so here goes.

The trick is to get your email messages into Outlook Express (OE on XP) or Windows Mail (on Vista) before you can import into Windows Live mail. Then the import can be done directly.

There isn't any way currently to import mail directly from Outlook to Windows Live Mail so you have to do it indirectly BEFORE installing Windows 7.

1) even if you don't use Outlook Express (XP) or Windows Mail (VISTA) you need to have them running on the same machine as your copy of OUTLOOK.

2) create (if you haven't already) email accounts in OE or Windows mail identical to those you have in Outlook.

3) Now import your messages from Outlook into OE or Windows Mail.

4) Change the Store Identity in OE or Windows mail to a disk that your W7 can read (do this under Maintenance - data storage locations in OE or Windows Mail).
Doing this saves you having to install Live Mail on Vista or XP

5) Logon to your W7 system and install Windows Live mail.

6) Set up your email accounts

7) File ==> import==>messages

8) Chose Outlook express or Windows mail depending on step 3)

9) Browse to the directory where you stored the messages in step 4)

10) Job done.

A bit fiddly but obviously MS don't want to make it easy for people to switch from Outlook

Note also the "Send and Receive" function is calles "SYNC" in Windows Live mail -- confusing but there it is.

If you also installed Windows Messenger you can prevent it from starting automatically at startup by going to the Orb ==>acessories==>run. type msconfig and unclick windows messenger in the start up box.

There doesn't appear to be ANY method of importing mail directly from Outlook 2003/2007


Cheers
jimbo


Hi Jimbo,
I am purchasing a new pc with Windows7. I read your thread above, and have one problem and one question:
Problem: When trying to save the messages from OE into a CD-RW or pen drive, following the procedure of your step Nr. 4 above, Outlook does not allow it. The OK button is not activated.
Question: Is there a procedure available to import the Address book (Contacts) from Outlook into Windows7 mail?
Thank you

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Re starting the mail program and re booting the pc has not helped the problem.
Any help would be greatly appreciated!

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A:Windows Live Mail won't open or delete mail

Hello Bret,

What antivirus program do you have installed?

If it includes a email filter, then test by either temporarily disabling the email filter option or the entire antivirus program to see if that may be the cause. Sometimes certain brands or features of antivirus program will interfere with email programs.

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A:Move windows live mail to the mail tile.

Do you mean a live.com account? I would assume that you could just add it the same way as the hotmail.com account, but I don't have one so do not know for sure.
 

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A:Windows Live-Mail / Hotmail hijacking my ISP Mail!

The mail message you got seems to be spam or phishing, delete it.

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A:import evolution mail into windows live mail

This application

Download EML to PST Converter and Free Mbox to EML Extractor | EML to PST Converter

is a free download and is supposed to be able to convert MBX files to other formats that Windows Live Mail may be able to handle.

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You could try a repair of WLM. Go to Programs and Features, highlight "Windows Live Essentials", click on change/uninstall at the top, and choose repair in the next window. All installed parts of WLE will be repaired, including Mail.

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A:How can I sort e-mail contacts in Windows Live Mail?

Under the Home tab in Contacts Click on View there is a Sort By with an arrow. Click there and you have a choice of how to sort, last or first name.
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A:windows live mail how long should it take to download mail

Try the compatibility troubleshooter. ukbadge mentioned it in another post and it appears to have straightened out my WLM. Until then It would have the same problem and I would have to reboot to get back to normal. Good luck.
Drew

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A:Can't view bcc recipients in Windows Live Mail sent mail

In case any of the 52 readers of the original question are wondering...

....the answer is:-

The copy in the sent folder will show all the BCC recipients.

The copy arriving in the inbox will not show the BCC recipients as they
are

BCC'd. Each BCC recipient will only see that the message was sent to the sender

and that recipient.

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A:Transfer mail from drive to Windows Live Mail

  
Quote: Originally Posted by WWCody


...Any help would be appreciated, but keep it simple...


Since you know where your emails are it should be simple. WLM has an "Import" feature for emails and for contacts. First make the menu bar visible in WLM. Then use File/Import Messages to start the import messages wizard. You will have to browse to the location of your Windows Mail folder on the other drive. Make sure you browse to the other drive since there is a similar folder of the same name on Windows 7 which is not relevant.

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A:Windows Live Mail - Group Incoming Mail

open a gmail account and forward the mails, and try using the labels function. https://mail.google.com/support/bin/...?answer=118708

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Any advice please?

A:Can't view bcc recipients in Windows Live Mail sent mail

In case any of the 61 readers of the original question are wondering...

....the answer is:-
The copy in the sent folder will show all the BCC recipients.
The copy arriving in the inbox will not show the BCC recipients as they
are
BCC'd. Each BCC recipient will only see that the message was sent to the sender
and that recipient.

http://www.sevenforums.com/browsers-mail/327371-cant-view-bcc-recipients-windows-live-mail-sent-mail.html
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hi, i have a samsung N150 plus computer with windows 7 starter. Windows Live Mail can not send mail because of too big, but I can not find where to delete these mails. What should I do? my e-mail is blocked!

A:I have to delete outgoing mail in Windows Live Mail: How to do?

  
Quote: Originally Posted by siusso967


hi, i have a samsung N150 plus computer with windows 7 starter. Windows Live Mail can not send mail because of too big, but I can not find where to delete these mails. What should I do? my e-mail is blocked!


Should be in the "Sent items" or if failing then it should be in the "Outbox"

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A:Mail Merge using Windows Live Mail problems

Hello Luddite, welcome to the forum.

Although I think that MS Office prefers Outlook, there is possibly some useful information here:
Microsoft Word: Using MS Word 2007 & WLM 2011 for Mail Merging, csv file, microsoft mvp

http://www.sevenforums.com/microsoft-office/179306-mail-merge-using-windows-live-mail-problems.html
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A:Windows Live Mail crashes when sending mail

The only answer I ever found for this type of error was to uninstall Live Mail and reinstall it - which is why I paid for Forte Agent (which is basically text-only send, although it can read HTML email)

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A:Deleting mail in Windows Live Mail 2011

Right click the deleted items folder. Second choice is to Empty the whole folder

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A:Problems Using Windows Live Mail on Vista 64

Hi Kristian,

Have you tried restarting the computer to make sure the installation finished it's process. Sometimes when you install a suite of programs like this, it may require multiple restarts to finish.

If that does not work, then you might try uninstalling Windows Live Mail and then reinstall it again by itself.

Shawn

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A:Vista Windows Mail to Live import?

Hello msalton,

It usually imports pretty well. The tutorials below can help show you more on this to help make it easier to do.

Windows Live Mail - Import Windows Mail Messages

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Hope this helps,
Shawn

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A:Windows Live Mail on Vista problem

I'm not sure if this will work or not, but maybe you can try right clicking on your task bar and click on "lock the task bar" (it will leave a check mark next to that option). If it works, I will also learn what that particular option is for too! Have a nice day.

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A:windows live mail(Vista 64 Bit) error

Originally Posted by bojack01


When ever I use an web link from my email I get an error and have to hit the link twice to get where I want to go.The error is Windows cannot find(links address). Make sure you have typed the name correctly, and then try again. Can some one please help,Ive been every where trying to get help but know one responds



Bo

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A:How can I make Windows Mail message store work in Windows Live Mail

Read here.
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A:I want to save Windows Mail and Windows Live Mail Folder Contents, to a DVD Archive.

Hello Tony,

You will need to export to a empty folder on your desktop first, then copy that folder to the DVD, or place that folder in a ZIP and copy the ZIP to the DVD.

Windows Mail - Messages

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A:Cannot forward images in windows live mail. - Vista

My mother had the same problems when trying to forward photos of my Niece and Nephew I don't have a solution but what I would suggest is to copy the photos to your hard drive open a gmail account then try adding the photos that way I almost never use my live account anymore with gmail you hardly get any spam. Hope this helps
 

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Control Panel > Programs > Default programs > Set associations

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Quote: Originally Posted by lostore


I upgraded my wife's computer from Vista to Windows 7 yesterday. Before starting the process I copied old Vista info to a second drive. I did not realize that Windows 7 did not utilize Windows Mail before starting the upgrade process (dummy me!).
In proceeding through the Dell provided upgrade disks, I selected Upgrade as my option.
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Seems like there should be a way to do this, but it is not as simple as the canned instructions for importing e-mail.
Thanks for any help because I sure would like to obtain this history.


Hi and welcome

I am not going to be a lot of help given I have never used windows mail, but if you known the extension for windows mail messages counldn't you use search to find them in either the windows.old or on the other dirve?

I am sure someone will have the answer just not me on this one sorry

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Quote:





Originally Posted by augitto



How can I prevent this from happening again?




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What is the last part of your email address
just the bit after the @

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please supply details
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/windows-live-mail-mail-app-setup.1151795/
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Welcome,

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Name a folder in my documents. Call it Windows live mail backup
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Nevermind,
 
I just figured it out by accident.
 
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Just a guess, you changed your password at the website of your email provider, did you also change it on Windows Mail?

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http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/solved-e-mail-address-groups-in-live-essentials-live-mail-653754.html
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http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/products/features/email
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/help-windows-mail-or-windows-mail-live-or-outlook-2010.935844/
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Hello aquatech, welcome to the forum.

I think your question has been answered in this thread:
Converting windows mail files to windows live mail without using - Microsoft Answers






Quote:
In Windows Live Mail do File-Import-Messages.
AFAIK, if the Windows Mail Message store is intact, it will import


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http://www.sevenforums.com/browsers-mail/184478-converting-my-windows-mail-files-windows-live-mail.html
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A:Windows Mail to Windows Live Mail - Import Incomplete

If you did a custom install and did not format, look for a windows.old folder, it contains everything.

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I recently had my slow laptop cleaned in order to improve performance. The guy deleted my Windows Live Mail folders and lots of other things(mostly unused anyway). He replaced Vista with Windows 7 Home Premium. Now I have lost all my mail. I am now using Windows Live Mail 2012 but can only see the most recent mails. Can I retrieve the previous mails and folders? http://www.sevenforums.com/images/smilies/cry.gif

A:Changed from Vista to Windows 7 and lost all my Windows Live mail.

If he installed W7 on top of your Vista, then your mail is gone unless you have a recent image of your Vista system on an external drive.

That is one reason why I use AOL since the dawn of time - and I never lost a single mail because they are all stored upstream at AOL. I can go back to my first mail from day 1 on AOL. And I use AOL via the browser - not with their heavy app. And this way I can get at my mail from any PC, my Android tablet or my phone.

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I bought a new computer with Windows 7 and Windows Live Mail. I have copied my Contacts file from my old Vista computer and input the file to the new computer. The file is labeled Contacts in my Library. I can open it and see all my contacts there. But, when I got to Windows Live Mail, click on Contacts, then Inport, then on Address Book for current Windows User, and then OK, the contacts are not imported. I can't figure out how to get them into my contacts into my new Windows Live Mail. Help!

A:Importing Contacts from Vista to Windows Live Mail in Windows 7

Welcome to the Seven Forums, GAN.

In WLM the contacts are located in C:\Users\User Name\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows Live\Contacts\Default\15.5 but the Folder may appear empty unless the Protected O.S Files are unhidden.

As you were using WLM on the old Vista Computer you should copy the contacts file in this folder and you shall have all your contacts in W 7 WLM.

Alternately if you have the old .wab file preserved somewhere then you can browse to it via the Import Tab by clicking on Windows Address Book and import your contact.

The third method is to export your existing contacts as a .csv file and then import it to WLM in a like manner.

Good luck.

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An old XP home tower has essentially died, and we had a lot of email that we'd saved in Outlook Express on that machine. Now we've set up Windows Live Mail on the replacement Windows 7 tower and our new mail is being copied over from Xfinity into WLM.

But how do I get the old saved OE mail into WLM? The old XP Home is pretty much useless, although I could try removing the HDD and connecting it as an external drive, but I have no idea if it'll be readable or not. If it is, what would be the steps necessary to get it from one tower to another, and if it's not readable, what can I do? These emails are important.

A:How Do I Get Old OE Mail into Windows Live Mail?

It's been a while since I used/looked at OE but doesn't it have an Export function? I remember transferring all my messages over to WLM. Export from OE to a thumb drive then Import to WLM.
Ops. I must have missed the part about the XP machine being dead.

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