HolidayBuyer's Guide

Browsers, E-mail, & Web Apps forum

Question

Windows Live e-mail problems

by Soo61245 / February 25, 2014 1:11 PM PST

We've had an Asus laptop, with Windows 8 and Windows Live e-mail for about 18 months. The e-mail program has been working fine up to about the last month or so.

It's now doing several things we find annoying.

1. We can't drag an open message into a folder. Rather than just moving that message to a folder, the program will re-arrange the order of the folders

2. If we try to delete a specific e-mail by highlighting that message and clicking once on the delete button at the top, it might delete two or three messages.

3. When e-mail is open, we have folders displayed on the left side of the screen, then the most current messages to the right, then the current open message on the right. Most of the time, when opening a new message, it will display in this format. But..sometimes, the message will open to fill the entire screen??

Hoping someone has experienced similar issues and has found a fix.

j

Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: Windows Live e-mail problems
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: Windows Live e-mail problems
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.
Popular Forums
icon
Computer Newbies 10,686 discussions
icon
Computer Help 54,365 discussions
icon
Laptops 21,181 discussions
icon
Networking & Wireless 16,313 discussions
icon
Phones 17,137 discussions
icon
Security 31,287 discussions
icon
TVs & Home Theaters 22,101 discussions
icon
Windows 7 8,164 discussions
icon
Windows 10 2,657 discussions

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE 2017

Cameras that make great holiday gifts

Let them start the new year with a step up in photo and video quality from a phone.