Editing account in Windows® Mail
Know about Windows Mail and how to edit an account in it.
Windows Mail is developed by Microsoft Corporation. This software program is a newsgroup and an e-mail client. It comes with Windows Vista Operating System. Windows Mail is the successor of Windows Live Mail. This e-mail client offers several features within it. It uses IPv6, stores all account setup information with mail and has a phishing filter. It also offers junk mail filtering techniques, encoding, top level domain features etc. Users can setup numerous varieties of accounts in Windows Mail. Users can add newsgroups, work e-mail accounts and also setup personal e-mail accounts. With the help of this new e-mail client, multiple accounts can be managed easily. It also supports directory services which are online address books.
Following is some information about adding or removing an account from Windows Mail and also about configuring the different settings for an e-mail account in Windows Mail:
- Adding an account
- Removing an account
- Configuring settings for e-mail account
Adding an account
Adding an account to Windows Mail is quite easy. To do so, go to 'Start', click on 'All programs' tab and from the displayed items, select 'Windows Mail'. After opening the Windows Mail, click on 'Tools'. From the tools, select 'Accounts' option. From the accounts option, select 'Add' button. Then users are recommended to choose the account which they need to add. After this, click 'Next' button and follow the relevant instructions.
Removing an account
Removing an account from Windows mail is an easy process. To do so, open Windows Mail. Select 'Tools' menu and click 'Accounts' tab. From this tab select all those accounts that you need to remove, after this click on 'Remove' button.
Users can configure different settings for e-mail account in Windows Mail. By configuring, it increases its efficiency. With the help of this option, users can configure trash and delete settings. For configuring, users have to go to the 'Tools' menu and then click 'Options' button. Then click on the 'Advanced' tab and select the 'Maintenance' button. It will display two check-boxes. One is Purge deleted messages when leaving IMAP folders and other is Empty messages from the 'Deleted Items' folder. Mark them and close the window. This is how you can configure Windows Mail.
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