Features of Microsoft® Windows® Live Mail
What is Windows Live Mail?
Windows Live Mail is the latest e-mail client from Microsoft series. The application has been included with features to enhance the e-mailing experience of users. You can use the application to create, send, receive and manage e-mails. You need to take care of some points while using the application. It is important to turn off the automatic downloading feature of attachments. This is important as these e-mails may contain infections. You need to take care of updating the application in regular basis. This is needed so as to make the application work with latest social websites. Users also need to check the settings of Windows Live Mail regarding downloading mail headers. Setting Windows Live Mail to download only the header of the e-mails for ensuring that minimum bandwidth of Internet connectivity would be used up when Windows Live Mail application is checking for new mails. This would not only help to cut down Internet related costs but also ensure that other network based applications working in the background are not affected with working of Windows Live Mail.
Here are some features and system requirements of Windows Live Mail:
- Security settings
- Multiple e-mail accounts
- Configure the system
Another important features included in Windows Live Mail is its security settings. The application comes with many security settings to provide security for your system while it is being used for e-mailing needs. The virus protection feature scans each e-mails before it is opened in the system. The e-mail message is encrypted before it is send over the Internet to other systems. It will also block images which are suspected to be infections. The automated junk e-mail filter will scan all incoming as well as suspected spam and phishing e-mails. Thus, you need not to be worried about any infections while receiving e-mails from other system or e-mail accounts.
Multiple e-mail accounts
Another feature of Windows Live Mail is the freedom to use multiple e-mail accounts in one e-mail client. It provides freedom to use most new e-mail programs. You can use any accounts like Yahoo!Mail, Hotmail and G-mail simultaneously. The blocked e-mail accounts like Hotmail is also supported by Windows Live Mail. Thus, you need not install separate e-mail programs for each e-mail accounts. It is also possible to configure POP3 e-mail account in Windows Live Mail.
If you are installing Windows Live Mail in other system than Vista system, then you need to configure the system with minimum requirements of the application. This is needed to get Windows Live Mail work properly. A processor with at least 1.6 GHZ speed or its higher is required. The minimum memory requirement of Windows Live Mail is a 1 GB RAM. It also requires at least 1024 x 756 screen resolutions in the system to present its animated features. A dial-up or broadband Internet access is required for Internet function.
iYogi is the fastest growing online and remote tech support provider in the direct-to-consumers and small businesses sector. Our highly skilled and experienced tech experts available, 24x7x365 will provide the best issue resolution and customer satisfaction. Our award winning and low priced Annual Subscription covers the following services:
- Comprehensive support for Windows Live Mail.
- Diagnostic & repair for your technologies.
- Troubleshoot software errors.
- Update drivers and security to protect against online threats.
- Connect to Internet, devices and peripherals.
- Optimize your computer’s speed and performance.
Unlimited access to great tech support, all year around! We promise the lowest wait-time and highest resolution rate in the industry.