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Unable to Delete the Emails from Windows Live Mail

If you are unable to delete emails from Windows Live Mail program, try the below-mentioned troubleshooting methods.

Solution: 1

  • On your Windows desktop, click the Start menu from the taskbar.
  • Click Control Panel and select the Uninstall a Program option.
  • Choose Windows Live Essential from the displayed list and click the Uninstall/Change button.
  • Now, a new pop-up window will appear.
  • Click the Repair all Windows Live programs button to repair automatically. Wait for the repair process to complete.
  • Now, restart your computer and check if you can delete emails from Windows Live Mail or unable to delete the emails from windows live mail.
Unable to Delete the Emails from Windows Live Mail

Solution: 2

  • On your Windows Live Mail program, select the email that you wish to delete and click the Shift key to select multiple emails.
  • Scroll up/down the page and stop selecting the emails when the Forward button becomes gray.
  • Hold the Shift key until you find the corrupted file.
  • When the Forward button fades, click the Forward button.
  • If the error message pops-up, select the OK button and click Cancel.
  • Delete the selected emails by closing the window.
  • Repeat the same steps until you find the source errors and delete them.

Solution: 3

  • Update the existing Windows version by performing the Windows Update.
  • Delete or uninstall the Windows Essentials by navigating to Program Files --> Windows Live or Program Files --> Common Files --> Windows Live.
  • Make sure you disabled the firewall temporarily before executing the above steps.
  • Reset your browser to factory settings or default settings.
  • Download and reinstall the Windows Essentials from the official site.
  • Make sure to choose the correct OS version.
  • Now, you can delete the emails from the Windows Live Mail application.
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