The email client created by Microsoft that allows you to manage multiple accounts including those from Live, Outlook, Hotmail as well as an address book.
Windows Live Mail is a freeware email client app developed by Microsoft for Windows. It's pretty well-designed.
The download has been tested by an editor here on a PC and a list of features has been compiled; see below.
Access Windows Live mail from your desktop running Windows
Windows Live Mail brings together multiple e-mail accounts and calendars into one easy-to-use program. Access and edit your e-mail and calendar events, even when you are offline, and sync your changes later. Windows Live Mail helps to maximize your e-mail security across multiple e-mail accounts. Mail combines the ease of use of Outlook Express, with the speed of Windows Live. Get multiple e-mail accounts in one program - Hotmail, Gmail, and Yahoo. It also has a calendar. Mail combines the ease of use of Outlook Express, with the speed of Windows Live.
Features of Windows Live Mail
- Access to Microsoft SkyDrive.
- Includes a writer app
- Main mail application
- Manages Hotmail accounts
- Provides a family safety feature.
Compatibility and License
Windows Live Mail is provided under a freeware license on Windows from email software with no restrictions on usage. Download and installation of this PC software is free and 16.4.3528 is the latest version last time we checked.
Is Windows Live Mail for Windows 11?
Yes. It can run on a PC with Windows 11 or Windows 10. Previous versions of the OS shouldn't be a problem with Windows 8 and Windows 7 having been tested. Windows XP is supported. It comes in both 32-bit and 64-bit downloads.