Windows 10: Windows mail removes mail from hotmail

  1.    26 Apr 2017 #1

    Windows mail removes mail from hotmail


    I started using windows mail for my msn account and i recently moved to a new pc and when i configured it none of my old emails were there. I logged into hotmail and they were not there either.

    Does windows mail remove the mail from hotmail?
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  2. Posts : 863
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       27 Apr 2017 #2

    No, my old Hotmail Account Emails are in a Folder labelled Hotmail.com
    That's for 2 Microsoft Accounts. Those were changed to Outlook Mail back in 2012. At that time MS were supposedly abandoning Hotmail.

    Perhaps you should look at the Options for your Account, they keep changing those and there are dozens of pages.

    Also look at the Mail App settings > Manage Accounts , change it to "Any time". It may have set itself to "the last month".
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  3.    27 Apr 2017 #3

    So right now i am logged into windows mail and it is showing me messages from 4/8/17 til 4/27 but when i go to hotmail, the last message in the inbox is at 3/5/17

    Why is that?
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  4.    27 Apr 2017 #4

    Nevermind, it was that stupid new focused feature they put, when i went to other it was all there
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