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How to remove mail app?

  1. #1


    Posts : 14
    Win 8.1 basic

    How to remove mail app?


    I'd like to be rid of the mail app, entirely, not just an account in it.

    When I try to email a poster in Craigslist, the damn thing shows up, takes the whole screen, and my normal email "app" (Thunderbird) is left without a copy of what I sent.

    How do I permanently get rid of this thing?

    Thanks

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,582
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello RJA,

    If you like, you could uninstall the modern "Mail" app.

    Apps - Uninstall Modern Apps in Windows 8

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
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