1.    06 Apr 2016 #1
    Join Date : Mar 2016
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    Windows Live Mail 2012 glitch


    WLM now brings almost everything into the Trash file. No settings were changed. Is there a simple fix or would you advise I switch to Thunderbird. WLM is linked to Outlook.com so the junk also goes there.
    Thanks
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  2.    06 Apr 2016 #2
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    See if this will help............
    Go to Programs and Features > right click at Windows Essentials ( either 2011 or 2012 ) > click Uninstall/Change > click Repair.
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  3.    06 Apr 2016 #3
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    Thanks. Tried that, sent myself a test message but it went to the trash file, as did your message. I could try uninstalling but wonder if I'll lose data?
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  4.    06 Apr 2016 #4
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    Quote Originally Posted by arnnad View Post
    Thanks. Tried that, sent myself a test message but it went to the trash file, as did your message. I could try uninstalling but wonder if I'll lose data?
    Backup emails you want to keep first.
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  5.    06 Apr 2016 #5
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    You didn't accidentally setup a rule in Live Mail to move inbox messages to the trash or deleted items folder?
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  6.    06 Apr 2016 #6
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    Hadn't changed the rules. Think I'll try Thunderbird.
    Thanks
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