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Windows 7: Windows Mail in Windows 7

30 Oct 2009   #21

win 7

I was unhappy that there was no Outlook Express....I did not want to web mail as I would have to change my address...but I went to my provider (road runner) and they have a web site called I use that especially when I am on the road, I can go to my website and get my mail with almost the same as OE, and I get to keep my address, no changing ...the only thing it is slower and there are commercials .....However I did download a free prog called"essentialPIM" which is free and it works pretty good. trying get your address from your other system was a lot of work, but it is not bad...outlook 2000, 2007 does not work worth a crap, to many windows pop and say it does not work.
Well that is my 2 cents

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30 Oct 2009   #22

win 7 x64

could some one please send me the folder and files to get mail to work on my x64 win7 i dont have vista at all
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30 Oct 2009   #23

Windows 10 Pro (x64)

@sevensupport, quite the sappy story you have there. But lets put it in prespective. You are STUCK with Windows XP or lower. Outlook Express is dead and you could move to any other platform if you like. But you are still going have to stop using Outlook Express if you move away from Windows XP. So no matter what you do, you are screwed and SOL.

So maybe it is time you stop using Outlook Express now and find something else. Hmmm?
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30 Oct 2009   #24


yeah, you are right, logicearth, it's really a whinge
i tried thunderbird, but it's not officially supporting win7
and it does not look like it can output its mails to outlook (for future convience)

it was really just a late night's whinge, feeling more rational now after a sleep
i'll find a way
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30 Oct 2009   #25

Windows 7 Ulti. x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by steve1969 View Post
could some one please send me the folder and files to get mail to work on my x64 win7 i dont have vista at all
About halfway down the page on this link is a download link for the files you need. Mega upload files. This is also the tutorial for installing WM on 7. good luck to you
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31 Oct 2009   #26

Windows Vista

I have upgraded to Windows 7 and am now using Thunderbird with the Penelope extension for both computers on my home network. I'm now trying to import my Windows Mail into Thunderbird. Anyone know where I can find them?
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01 Nov 2009   #27


Some have used this tutorial to restore Win MAIL in 7
Windows Mail[/QUOTE]

How about for those of us that do not have Vista installed? I do own Vista Biz upgrade DVD-I installed the full version of Win 7 Home Prem-Dual booting with xp pro-works great after a few fixes.
So... Can I still get Windows Mail? Off the DVD?
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07 Jan 2010   #28

Windows 7

Hey, you guys could try Opera 10 with Opera M2 email built in and see if you like it. The new Opera 10 is fast and has unique features (love the "notes"...take notes from any web site, double click the note and it takes you back to the web site; love the follower tab - great for forums,,rightclick on any page tab to create more 10 or 20 tabs marching across the top).
I've been using Opera mail for years; you don't have to leave your browser to get your mail but it's all locally stored.
You may not like it but it's worth a look.
Opera M2 Mail Overview & Tutorials
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07 Jan 2010   #29

windows 7 prof

I am using Outlook Express 2010 and enjoying it so far. Maybe you could give it a try see if you like it...
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08 Jan 2010   #30

win 7

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by oldskool21 View Post
I am using Outlook Express 2010 and enjoying it so far. Maybe you could give it a try see if you like it...
Thanks for the tip....where are you downloading OE 2010, I would like to try it....I was a big fan of OE in it the same of similar or is it better..
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