If you install the Preview, the Mail app that comes with it is the most recent version of the Mail app, but when the final version of Windows 8. Step 2: When you are in the Windows 8 Mail app, open the charm bar by pressing the Windows+C hotkeys and select settings. Step 2: Double click a Library to view the files within it. I can't remove any of the accounts and re-add them to see if that solves it, because the remove account option is in the account settings which I can't get to! Most existing folders can be edited or deleted in Mail, but default folders cannot be. Good Luck, Nick curious if anything more was learned on this issue? This guide will explain how to set it up and use it. However on the Dell all-in-one I'm having problems with I changed the outgoing port to 25 and it now works. Adding Gmail Account in Windows 8 Mail App Step 1: Open Windows 8 Start Screen and select the Mail app.
Removing and reinserting the accounts makes no difference. Supports Office 365, Exchange, Outlook. Step 4: Now in the Add an account option select Google as an account type and proceed. I am not alone in this observation. This will open a new message window. I can see from a search of various forums that other users have had the same issue but have not seen a definitive solution. This can be beneficial to other community members reading the thread.
What I did to fix this was I went into credential manager in the control panel and removed the generic credential that was created. Emails are listed in Mail's jumplist. Consider this: I enter my settings in the windows mail client as mail. Step 1: To send a message, click the + in the top right hand corner of the window. Click a file to select it and click Attach at the bottom of the window. You have taken a great program and made it simply bad. I wanted to remove a yahoo account which was linked to my live account.
Mail in Windows 8 comes with preset server configurations for popular email services , , , , and. I have a bad practice of mailing myself notes, like to dos, draft emails, notes on something. I've left the company to work elsewhere and thus lost that email account. My domain is hosted at bluehost which is reliable. However, with a smart workaround, you can still backup email messages, and can reuse them by restoring them to the same location on any other computer, or on the same computer after you have reinstalled Windows 8 right from the scratch.
There's one missing piece here that is probably frustrating everyone who tries to change the logon credentials or remove a gmail account - you may have to turn off your internet connection first, otherwise, it will continually try to reconnect to the gmail account. The Mail app creates a list of people you exchange messages with frequently; the ones you pick as favourites get their own entries in the power pane so you can tell at a glance if you have messages from them Choose a favourite person from the list in the power pane to see all the messages you've received from them. Then I noticed they weren't in the Outbox or Sent Mail. Noticed today out of the blue that no emails were sending. That will remove the specific account you are looking at. It has multi-window support and can open email messages in a new window. Please could you advise if reinstallation has fixed this problem for other users before I attempt it? Photos can also be viewed by clicking the Photos tile on the Start screen.
If you are having problems with your outgoing messages but you are receiving messages fine - it's obviously not the domain and probably not the email client. However, I tested the other account and when I click on it I do get the option to remove. Tried all the above without success. Removing the credentials for the blocked gmail account worked. I care less about 'why' and desperately want to know if you or anyone know a way to retrieve those two emails I mailed myself?!?!?! You can open the app bar by swiping or right-clicking but when you select a checkbox for any mail message the Mail app switches into selection mode, because you wouldn't select a message unless you wanted to do something with it — and this opens the app bar automatically. Live mail works in Win 8.
I have a bad practice of mailing myself notes, like to dos, draft emails, notes on something. If you are using Google apps on your custom domain to send and receive emails, you can configure it too on Windows 8 mail. For the Outlook account, when I click on that one I can see the settings though the scroll bar does not work so I have to use the wheel on the mouse. Type a different name if you wish. All you have to do is type your email name and password into the box. I suspect over the next year Microsoft will keep patching it. My computer keeps trying to use that account as default.
This policy was eventually reverted and the successors of the Windows Essentials apps were gradually reintegrated into Windows 8, 8. This can be beneficial to other community members reading the thread. Here, click on the option Add an account. Customers that use domain accounts and do not use Microsoft Accounts, are still able to use Windows Mail Client with Windows 8. Type in the name of the new folder, and it will appear in the All Folders folder on the left. But once per 10-30 attempts , the blade with settings remained open.
The names of the files would be in unreadable format. It does not have to be the same as your email address; it can be your full name, a nickname, or anything you like. The main function of Mail is sending and receiving email. I'm now stuck with a former email account that no longer works and bombards me with notifications that Mail can't connect to the account. Even if it does, should I consider using it? Step 6: To save the file, click the Save icon.