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Windows 7: Windows Live Mail changed account settings from POP3 to IMAP

06 Apr 2014   #1
eiggaxt69

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Windows Live Mail changed account settings from POP3 to IMAP

Hello,

I have been using WLM 2011 for a couple of years now. Everything was good until last Thursday. I opened WLM and got an error about login failed. After checking my account settings, I noticed everything was now set up as IMAP. I called my ISP and they confirmed it was supposed to be POP3.

So... can I reset the account back to POP3 without losing my mail?

I did do a system restore back to a point a couple of days before this happened. No change.

Thanks for your help.


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07 Apr 2014   #2
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