Page 4 of 19 FirstFirst ... 2345614 ... LastLast

  1. Joined : Nov 2014
    Posts : 26
    Win 8.1 and Win 10
       13 Dec 2015 #31

    I installed the patch via the link in the email from MS, and then found that all my sub-folders had disappeared. I checked the version and it was 918 (post patch). I then uninstalled livemail, using the Programs add/remove facility in control panel. Finally I re-installed livemail 2012, and checked the version, sure enough 331(pre-patch). However, I still don't have any sub-folders!. At least 50% of my previous emails are no longer viewable.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  2. Joined : Dec 2015
    Posts : 4
    Windows 10
       13 Dec 2015 #32

    Assuming your WLM is connected to a cloud EMail server such as Windows live, add a sub folder (e.g. called temp) where the sub folders should be. Close WLM and then reopen it. The other folders should hopefully reappear. You can now delete the temporary sub folder. Repeat as necessary for missing sub sub folders.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  3. Joined : Dec 2015
    Posts : 6
    Windows 10
       13 Dec 2015 #33

    Go to Windows Explorer (File Explorer) click on This PC and search for *.eml This will tell you where the file store is for emails.
    Go to WLM, click on File, Options, Mail, Advanced, Maintenance, Store Folder. The path indicated there should point to the location where you found the eml files. If it doesn't (and because you don't have your emails it won't) change the path to where you found the eml files.

    That should restore all your accounts the the emails within them.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  4. Joined : Sep 2015
    Posts : 4
    Windows 10
       13 Dec 2015 #34

    Noel Burgess said: View Post
    A bit ironic to see this thread in this forum. The update referred to, KB3093594, is only for Windows 7, 8 and 8.1. It's not supported on Windows 10 because the program crashes as soon as the calendar tries to update ...
    The email from Microsoft said ...... "Windows 8, Windows 8.1 y Windows 10. " .... there is not doubt about this.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  5. Joined : Feb 2015
    Posts : 75
    Windows 10 Pro/8.1 Pro
       13 Dec 2015 #35

    jyusa said: View Post
    Did anybody try this? Heard it from one OEM engineer, said it should work and also pass changes no matter what MS will make in next few weeks:

    1. Verify WLM version is: Build 16.4.3528.0331
    2. Close WLM. Open properties of wlmail.exe, run compatibility mode to Windows 8, apply.
    3. Restart PC. Install KB3093594/d-Mail.msp.
    4. Restart PC. Open WLM.

    Too busy right now, but I'll try next Monday though!
    No, it crashes even in compatibility mode.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  6. Joined : Nov 2014
    Posts : 26
    Win 8.1 and Win 10
       13 Dec 2015 #36

    Hi Nigeld and newdoverma - not at my PC now but will try your suggestions as soon as I am. There is a lot of information in the sub-folders that I need fro time to time.
    Thanks for your suggestions.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  7. Joined : Aug 2015
    Firle, England
    Posts : 7
    W10 Pro x64
       13 Dec 2015 #37

    antelx said: View Post
    The email from Microsoft said ...... "Windows 8, Windows 8.1 y Windows 10. " .... there is not doubt about this.
    That was recommending you to use the native Mail app, not instructing you to apply the update:

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	WLMail-KB3093594-sysreq-es-es.png 
Views:	3 
Size:	32.7 KB 
ID:	53476
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  8. Joined : Apr 2015
    Posts : 49
    Windows 10 Preview
       13 Dec 2015 #38

    I merely uninstalled the program and reinstalled it and it works fine. I am a little confused about their note, "in order to continue using Windows Live Mail 2012 etc". Does that mean that after they get done messing around with things and if you install the update, if it ever works, will you then still be able to use Live instead of the nutty new Mail??
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  9. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 13
    Windows 10 Pro 64bit
       13 Dec 2015 #39

    Noel Burgess said: View Post
    That was recommending you to use the native Mail app, not instructing you to apply the update:

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	WLMail-KB3093594-sysreq-es-es.png 
Views:	3 
Size:	32.7 KB 
ID:	53476
    You are absolutely correct. MS could have been a lot less muddled in what OS this applied to. The Email leaves one with the impression this update is also for Windows 10. While the actual KB for the update, shows it is only for Win 7 through 8.1.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  10. Joined : Apr 2015
    Posts : 49
    Windows 10 Preview
       13 Dec 2015 #40

    afleischer said: View Post
    Thanks for the detailed info Joakim, I'll give it a try!
    I merely uninstalled the program and reinstalled it and it works fine. I am a little confused about their note, "in order to continue using Windows Live Mail 2012 etc". Does that mean that after they get done messing around with things and if you install the update, if it ever works, will you then still be able to use Live instead of the nutty new Mail??
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


 
Page 4 of 19 FirstFirst ... 2345614 ... LastLast


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Live Mail 2012 crashes regularly in Windows 10
Even after replacing Live Mail 2011 with 2012, I find that it still crashes on and off with the message "something unexpected has happened and Windows Live Mail must close". If I reboot, it works fine, but I don't want to have to reboot every...
Browsers and Email
windows live mail 2012 crashing with html emails
Since updating to Windows 10 from 8.1, Windows Live Mail instantly crashes when viewing most emails. I can't quite work out which ones it is allowing me to view although the only way to stop this behaviour is to tick the box 'Read all messages in...
Browsers and Email
Windows Live Mail 2012 problem with Win10
Recently "upgraded" to W10 from W7 (like so many apparently :D) Most of 10 works OK and my old installed programs are fine but the big problem I'm having is with Live Mail 2012 Program (is it now an app?) The program sometimes starts, sometimes...
Browsers and Email
Solved Can I Import Live Mail 2012 to Windows 10 Mail?
I've used WLM 2012 with Windows 7 and it has worked fine all these years. After installing 10 I see it contains its own Mail app. Is it possible to transfer all my emails and settings from WLM to Mail?
Browsers and Email
windows live mail 2012
Hi I have just installed windows 10 upgrade and everything is fine but my email. I use WLM 2012 for work with my work signature on it and it wont work properly. It seems to give this error message when i try and send " the message cannot be sent...
Browsers and Email
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:07.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 10 Forums