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Reestablish Windows Live Mail account after HHD failure?

by TrackerJ / October 4, 2012 4:58 AM PDT

The HHD in my desktop failed (read/write arm). The shop installed a new HHD and reinstalled the operating system - Windows 7 64 bit. So, currently, I do not have Windows Live Mail on my computer as I did before the failure.

How do I reestablish my account? Do I just install LM (Essentials) and enter the information I used to originally set it up?
Thanks for any replies.

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Install Windows Live Mail and configure the account
by Manpreet_C Dell staff / October 4, 2012 5:22 AM PDT

Hi,

You are correct; you can re-install Windows Live Essentials from this link.
To re-configure the account, you can visit this link: Setting up an account.

Hope this helps.
Please reply if you have any further questions.

Thanks and Regards,
Manpreet C

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Thanks!
by TrackerJ / October 4, 2012 8:24 AM PDT

That's fantastic! Windows Live Mail is back and working. I truly appreciate your help. Thanks again!

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Windows Live Mail
by Manpreet_C Dell staff / October 6, 2012 8:43 PM PDT
In reply to: Thanks!

Thank you for the response. I am glad that the Windows Live Mail is functioning properly.
Please reply if you have any further questions.

Thanks and Regards,
Manpreet C

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