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Windows 7: Making Windows Live mail my default carrier

04 Oct 2013   #1
Hobie G

Windows 7 64 bit
Making Windows Live mail my default carrier

My installer set up Thunderbird for e-mail use. I would like to use Windows live mail. Will this mess up Thunderbird if I ever have to use it again.

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04 Oct 2013   #2
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Hobie, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Not at all. You will be able to use both of them at the same time if you like. All that matters is which one you would like to set to open emails with by default.

Hope this helps,
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04 Oct 2013   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit

One more thing to consider is by having 2 email clients you may get double emails, and double spam.
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