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Having problems with mail app

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    windows 8

    Having problems with mail app


    I am running w8.1. I have only one hotmail account. When I open the mail app it doesn't show all my emails that I have when I open my email through my browser and opening outlook.com on IE11. How can I sync/merge all emails? Is this something I need to do manually or shouldn't this happen automatically?

    Any help and suggestions will be greatly appreciated.

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,576
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello ggoennier,

    Setting the Download email from to Any time at step 6 in the tutorial below should allow them to all be downloaded for that email account.

    Mail App - Set how Often and Far Back to Download Email | PC Help Forum
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    Posts : 24
    windows 8


    Thank you Brink, I did what you suggested and it worked fine. I appreciate your help.
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    Posts : 22,576
    64-bit Windows 10


    You're most welcome. I'm glad it was able to help.
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