Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Live messenger2011/i am not receiving new email notifications!


19 Oct 2011   #1

windows 7 64 bit
 
 
Live messenger2011/i am not receiving new email notifications!

I am running on Windows 7, 64 bit. Windows Live Messenger is installed as well as Windows Live Mail. I get my email through Hotmail. Sign in starts as it should with a pop up of how many emails I have in the right hand corner of the taskbar. If I am off of the internet, even if I minimize hotmail & live mesenger, I do not receive the pop-up notification of new email. Dell techs have told me the new live messenger does not send new email notifications unless you are on the internet!!! I need help to solve this problem, a possible work around would be great. Thanks!

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

19 Oct 2011   #2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center
 
 

Hello Jmgbook, welcome to the Seven Forums.

I am not sure if I understand you correctly. One thing is for sure: There is absolutely no way you can get new mail notifications if you are not connected to Internet. Not with Windows Live Mail, not with any other mail client.

WLM notifies you of new mails by showing it on the notification area. Here's WLM icon on notification area when there's no new mail:

Name:  WLM_Notification_2.png
Views: 8
Size:  21.8 KB

And here when new mail has arrived:

Name:  WLM_Notification_1.png
Views: 0
Size:  22.4 KB

Kari


My System SpecsSystem Spec
19 Oct 2011   #3

windows 7 64 bit
 
 
No hotmail notifications

Hi and thank you for your reply. I am connected to the internet at all times and I do not use Windows Live Mail for email, I use Hotmail. I cannot receive email notifications unless I am on the internet at the time, even if I log on to the internet and messenger and then minimize them to the taskbar. Help!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


Reply

 Live messenger2011/i am not receiving new email notifications!




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Live messenger2011/i am not receiving new email notifications!
Thread Forum
Receiving Wrong (Old) Email in Windows Live Mail Browsers & Mail
Receiving notifications Chillout Room
Windows Live Mail Sending/receiving email from other accounts Browsers & Mail

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:06 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33