40+ Cool Features of Windows Live Mail

40+ Cool Features of Windows Live Mail
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Windows Live Mail is an e-mail client from Microsoft’s Windows set of products. It is intended to be a successor for Outlook Express on Windows XP and Windows Mail on Windows Vista. The Windows Live Mail version numbering starts at 12 because this application is an advancement of Outlook Express/Windows Mail, not an entirely new application. Following are some of the cool and amazing features of Windows Live Mail:

Email Message

You can create a new email message by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of New.

You can create a new email message by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of New.

Photo Email

You can create and share a new photo album on Windows Live SkyDrive by sending an email message with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of New.

You can create and share a new photo album on Windows Live SkyDrive by sending an email message with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of New.

Junk

You can mark any of the email messages as junk by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Delete.

You can mark any of the email messages as junk by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Delete.

Delete

You can delete any of the email messages by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Delete.

You can delete any of the email messages by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Delete.

Reply

You can reply to the sender of any of the email messages by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Respond.

You can reply to the sender of any of the email messages by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Respond.

Reply to All

You can reply to all in a single message by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Respond.

You can reply to all in a single message by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Respond.

Forward

You can forward any of the email messages to other people by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Respond.

You can forward any of the email messages to other people by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Respond.

Blog Post

You can post any specific message to your blog using Windows Live Writer with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Respond.

You can post any specific message to your blog using Windows Live Writer with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Respond.

Add to Calendar

You can create an event from any of the email messages by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Actions.

You can create an event from any of the email messages by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Actions.

Mark as Unread

You can mark the mail as unread mail from any of the email messages by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Actions.

You can mark the mail as unread mail from any of the email messages by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Actions.

Move to Folder

You can move any of the mail from your email messages which are present in your inbox to other folders by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Actions.

You can move any of the mail from your email messages which are present in your inbox to other folders by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Actions.

Send/Receive

You can send and receive email messages from all of your email accounts with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Tools.

You can send and receive email messages from all of your email accounts with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Tools.

Work Offline

You can work offline so that Mail does not send and receive new messages or other updates with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Tools.

You can work offline so that Mail does not send and receive new messages or other updates with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Home and in the group of Tools.

New Folder

You can create a new folder in your Mail by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Folders.

You can create a new folder in your Mail by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Folders.

Mark as Read

You can mark all of the messages present in your inbox as read with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Folders and in the group of Messages.

You can mark all of the messages present in your inbox as read with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Folders and in the group of Messages.

Copy to

You can copy any of the mail to other folder by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Folders and in the group of Messages.

You can copy any of the mail to other folder by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Folders and in the group of Messages.

Move to

You can move any of the mail to other folder by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Folders and in the group of Messages.

You can move any of the mail to other folder by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Folders and in the group of Messages.

Find

You can find any kind of text or message in your Mail by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Folders and in the group of Messages.

You can find any kind of text or message in your Mail by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Folders and in the group of Messages.

Go to

By using this feature you can select any of the folders to open it in your Mail. This feature is present under the tab of Folders and in the group of Actions.

By using this feature you can select any of the folders to open it in your Mail. This feature is present under the tab of Folders and in the group of Actions.

Next Unread

You can move to the next folder in the list with unread messages with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Folders and in the group of Actions.

You can move to the next folder in the list with unread messages with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Folders and in the group of Actions.

Add to Compact View

You can see any specific folder in compact=

You can see any specific folder in compact view with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Folders and in the group of Actions.

Previous Folder

You can move to the previous folder which is present in the list with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Folders and in the group of Actions.

You can move to the previous folder which is present in the list with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Folders and in the group of Actions.

Next Folder

You can move to the next folder which is present in the list with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Folders and in the group of Actions.

You can move to the next folder which is present in the list with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Folders and in the group of Actions.

New View

You can add a new view to view the messages with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View.

You can add a new view to view the messages with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View.

View

You can change the view for your messages with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Views.

You can change the view for your messages with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Views.

Quick Views

You can customize quick views with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Views.

You can customize quick views with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Views.

Filter Messages

You can select a type of the messages which you want to see with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Views.

You can select a type of the messages which you want to see with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Views.

Conversations

You can turn on or off to see your messages in the conversation or list view with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Arrangement.

You can turn on or off to see your messages in the conversation or list view with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Arrangement.

Sort

You can sort your ails in ascending or in descending order with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Arrangements.

You can sort your ails in ascending or in descending order with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Arrangements.

Message List

This feature enables you to select how the message lists will appear in the Mail. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Layout.

This feature enables you to select how the message lists will appear in the Mail. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Layout.

Reading Pane

You can show or hide the reading pane in the Mail with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Layout.

You can show or hide the reading pane in the Mail with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Layout.

Calendar Pane

You can show or hide the calendar pane in the Mail with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Layout.

You can show or hide the calendar pane in the Mail with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Layout.

Compact View

You can collapse the folder pane and show a compact=

You can collapse the folder pane and show a compact view with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Layout.

Storage Folders

You can show the storage folders in the folder pane by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Layout.

You can show the storage folders in the folder pane by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Layout.

Status Bar

You can show the status bar with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Layout.

You can show the status bar with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Layout.

Quick Views in Folder Pane

By using this feature you can show the quick views in the folder pane. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Layout.

By using this feature you can show the quick views in the folder pane. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Layout.

Account Color

You can change the color of your account by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Layout.

You can change the color of your account by using this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Layout.

Compact Shortcuts

You can show a compact=

You can show a compact view of shortcuts below the folder pane with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of View and in the group of Layout.

New Account

You can add a new account in your Mail with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Accounts and in the group of Tools.

You can add a new account in your Mail with the help of this feature. This feature is present under the tab of Accounts and in the group of Tools.

Properties of the Account

You can view the properties of existing account with the help of this feature. . This feature is present under the tab of Accounts and in the group of Tools.

You can view the properties of existing account with the help of this feature. . This feature is present under the tab of Accounts and in the group of Tools.

Import Email Messages

You can import email messages in your existing account with the help of this feature. You can use this feature by selecting Files > Import Messages.

You can import email messages in your existing account with the help of this feature. You can use this feature by selecting Files > Import Messages.
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