Windows Live Mail - Set as default email client

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If you want to set Windows Live Mail as your default email program, then proceed as below:
  • Click on File > Options > Mail
  • Down in the in the "General" tab , you'll have the "Default Messaging Programs" section
  • Click on the Make Default Button and the notification will change from
  • "This application is NOT the default Mail Handler" to "This application is the default Mail Handler"
  • Click on Ok to validate.
Published by jak58. Latest update on March 20, 2011 at 04:57 AM by jak58.
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