Windows Live forum: "Open your email inbox" button in WLM launches in a browser

by: iantnm September 2, 2010 9:08 AM PDT

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"Open your email inbox" button in WLM launches in a browser

by iantnm - 9/2/10 9:08 AM

I use Windows Live Messenger and Windows Live Mail. Until yesterday, when I clicked on the "Open your email inbox" button in Messenger, it opened Windows Live Mail and I could sync my folders. Yesterday, I signed into another Hotmail account using Firefox, and for some reason this Hotmail account was added to my list of accounts in Windows Live Mail. I deleted that second account from the list, but now, when I click on the 'open your email inbox' button, it opens my original (main) Hotmail in Firefox, not Windows Live Mail. I don't want to use a browser, I want to use Windows Live Mail, but I have searched through the options in both programs and have been unable to find a tickbox which says something like 'Launch Windows Live Mail when clicking on "Open your email inbox" button in Windows Live Messenger'. I am using Vista. Can anybody help?

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