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How to Repair Windows Live Mail

Windows Live Mail is a free e-mail application provided by Windows aimed at Windows 7 and Vista users. It has now been discontinued and no updates or upgrades will be made to it; with the introduction of Windows 8 and 10; Microsoft changed the conventional way of offering free applications such as “Windows Essentials” with modern and sophisticated apps.

You can still use Windows Essentials on windows 8 and 10 if you do not want to switch to the mail-app; the repair instructions are the same for Windows Vista/7/8 and 10.

Since many millions still continue to use Live Mail; there can be times when things can go wrong with it; corruption; update or registry issues. This can all be fixed by doing a “Repair” of the essentials program.

To repair Windows Live Mail; follow these steps below.

a) Hold the Windows Key and Press R from your desktop.

b) In the run dialog type appwiz.cpl and Click OK

How to Repair Windows Live Mail

c) Locate Windows Essentials and click Uninstall/Change from the top bar.

How to Repair Windows Live Mail

d) Choose Repair all windows essentials program and continue with the steps displayed on screen.

How to Repair Windows Live Mail

After the windows essentials has repaired the program; go ahead with what you were trying to fix.