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problem with outlook express

by praxsdad / May 12, 2009 1:08 PM PDT

i am running win 2000 , i have all the updates , and this just started today when i try and download my mail i get an error , about having to subscribe to something , and when i type in what the error says i get an error saying the website doesnt exist . do i need to delete all of outlook epress and start over ? could it be a virus ?
any insight would be most welcomed
thank you everyone

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Subscribe to "something"?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 12, 2009 10:08 PM PDT
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sorry the "something" is outlook express
by praxsdad / May 12, 2009 11:25 PM PDT

sorry i forgot that detail ,the detail of the error is
(( " access to hotmail via outlook and outlook express now requires a subscription , please sign up at HTTP://joinmsn.com/general/email error code 0x80004005" ))
i have already run super antispy ware and Advanced system care ( Obit) this is using outlook express 6
any other querys please ask

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Yup.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 13, 2009 12:01 AM PDT

There are many reports about Hotmail. You'll have to do what they tell you to do.

And know this. I consider this one "case closed." There is nothing you need to do than follow Microsoft's instructions.
Bob

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That seems a very clear message.
by Kees Bakker / May 13, 2009 12:14 AM PDT

If you don't believe it and keep thinking it's something with your PC, just try on any other PC.

Kees

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thank you
by praxsdad / May 13, 2009 4:02 AM PDT

i have tryed it on another PC , i have mine which is running the eact same version of win 2000 and the exact same version of outlook express and my outlook express works just fine
but thank you for your opinions

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