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    Change Existing Win Live Mail Account to IMAP

    I would like to change an existing POP3 email account in Windows Live Mail running on WinXP to an IMAP account. The online mail server does support IMAP. Is that possible? I can't find an Account Settings kind of place in Win Live Mail to try to make that change.

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    The online mail server does support IMAP. Is that possible? I can't find an Account Settings kind of place in Win Live Mail to try to make that change.
    Who is your online email account with?




    See if the following link helps;
    Set Up Windows Live Mail 2011 for Your E-Mail Account
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    The online server is FastMail.fm. I already have my own FastMail account setup as IMAP, the Live Mail one is for my wife.

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    The above tutorial from MS should help walk you through it.
    DRIVE IMAGING
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