Windows Live Mail is the free mail program from Microsoft and sees itself as the successor to Outlook Express for Windows XP or Windows Mail for Windows Vista. The e-mail client is presented in the Outlook-like design and has a rich feature set on board.

Windows Live Mail download as part of the Live Essentials

With the free Mailer but it not only sends e-mails, but also equal to another online calendar can be synchronized and a backup for messages and settings at hand. Windows Live Mail is from the same team that Outlook Express and Windows Mail has it developed. For the first time the free Windows Live Mail Download published in November of 2007. The freeware is available as part of Windows Live Essentials and used.

Windows Live Mail Download

Phishing module warns of data theft

Contrary to the naming itself understands Windows Live Mail not only with Microsoft mail accounts, but also with Yahoo, Google and other email providers. In the usual Outlook optics Mails are sent and received, sorted out spam and warned the integrated phishing module of data theft by mail. The freeware supports POP3, POP3 over SSL and IMAP.

share Windows Live Mail Calendar with colleagues

The included calendar offers a pleasant Planner with reminder function and also has the opportunity to invite contacts to registered appointments - by mail or messenger. About Windows Live calendar may also be released and then either with friends and colleagues or even used at any time online. Practically, the integrated data protection, preserves besides the mere backup of mails contacts and mail accounts, settings, rules and signatures by applying a backup file from data loss.

Windows Live Mail Calendar

Send practical photo e-mail with Windows Live Mail

Space and time saving are the so-called Photo e-mails. Here you can send a variety of photos to the mail recipient without blowing the e-mails sent unnecessarily. The problem is solved by small preview images are generated and inserted into the mail automatically. A larger version of each photo loads Windows Live Mail for 30 days up to a Microsoft server. The receiver can decide which of the images would he view the larger version and download it. A Windows Live account is required for this.

Windows Live Mail photo e-mails

Reliable connection to onedrive

Useful is the connection to OneDrive. The freeware supports RSS feeds, and it requires Internet Explorer version 7, as well as multi-line message lists in Microsoft Outlook. Other features include Emoticons in emails, a spell checker and a custom folder structure for each e-mail account. Windows Live Hotmail can be integrated.

Windows Live Mail accounts

Worthy successor to Outlook Express or Windows Mail

A data acquisition, among others from Outlook Express is possible, so that your own mail item, the address book and account information is not lost when upgrading to a newer operating system.