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Why does WLM show only HTML code in received emails?

by bill_boy_2 / August 22, 2013 5:34 PM PDT

I'm trying to help a friend who uses Windows Live Mail under Win 7. For the last two weeks, most (but not all) of the messages in his inbox are displayed as the source HTML code, with all the tags, rather than the formatted message. there seems to be no way to display the messages normally.

I've checked all the settings in WLM and can't find anything wrong. His server, Yahoo, shows correctly formatted messages when we use webmail.

Any ideas? would an uninstall/reinstall of WLM help?

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(NT) Did you try this in ThunderBird?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 23, 2013 2:30 AM PDT
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Trying Thunderbird
by bill_boy_2 / August 23, 2013 6:09 AM PDT

No,I didn't try Thunderbird, as This would be rather drastic. I'm looking for a fix to WLM

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The fix would be from MSFT
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 23, 2013 6:34 AM PDT
In reply to: Trying Thunderbird

But I've seen this a few times and have jumped ship a few too many times.

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