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Eroor message appearing in Win Live Mail

by Jansetau / November 20, 2011 9:51 AM PST

Hi all.
At times when I click on an email in my "in" box I am presented with an error message stating that there was a error of some kind and could not be opened. I click on it again and the emails opens without any problme.

My OS is Win7 Ultimate

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Clarification Request
Windows Mail and Windows Live Mail error codes
by KenHusveg / November 20, 2011 10:07 AM PST
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(NT) Windows Live Mail Error message
by Jansetau / November 20, 2011 12:38 PM PST
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Error message
by Jansetau / November 26, 2011 11:31 AM PST

Hi all.
Sorry about the delay in the reply. There is no code to the error displayed.
This is the the message:
"A problem occurred whilst trying to open this message. A problem has occurred -Please try again > OK button<"

I click the O.K. button and all loads as it should. While this is no biggie, I could do without it if at all possible.


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Windows Live Mail _A problem has occurred -Please try again
by hjfhgjkfjkfjhglg / December 15, 2011 4:00 PM PST
In reply to: Error message

I had this too. I ran CCleaner which didn't help, tried to run a repair on Windows Live Essentials (on the control panel) which didn't either. I tried to uninstall and re-install the mail account with no joy and eventually ran a full system restore (All programs>Accessories>System Tools> System Restore). i was told it was caused by a communication error between WLM and a Windows or Software update (probably a language incompatibility.

The system restore won't affect any of your files, documents, pictures etc.

And is the only thing I found that would work. good luck

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error message
by Jansetau / December 15, 2011 11:30 PM PST

Hi there.

A system restore was the first thing that I tried but no joy was to be had.


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