If you suspect that your computer is infected with the ransomware, then remove it immediately. Once removed, all of your files will be deleted from the computer. You’ll lose access to any cloud storage you used before as well. The virus doesn’t delete Windows Live Mail 2012 or other email clients on your PC; instead, they continue to work even after being uninstalled. All of Microsoft’s current email services – Office 365, Hotmail, Live Mail, MSN Mail, Outlook.com etc – are now based on a single codebase at Outlook.com
Windows Live Mail – Overview
Windows Live Mail 2012 – Update Folder List, Repair
Select Start and then right-click on the taskbar. Expand Compact View after clicking it. All Windows Live Mail folders will be collapsed, and a new sign in will appear under them if you select this option. Select Compact View twice more to return Inbox.
1) If your computer is running Microsoft Windows 10, click the Start button. 2) From the Start menu, type about:config in the Search bar, then press Enter/Return on keyboard or select it via right-click. 3) Select “Prevent default browser from being set as:'”” in the User Gestures window. 4) In Internet Options window under Programs, click Manage Add-ons by clicking Tools and then clicking Turn Windows features on or off link. Select “Turn on” next to “Microsoft .NET Framework” option by selecting OK at this point -> 1) Open your Microsoft Edge browser if you are using it. 2) Type about:config in the Start menu’s search box and press
In compatibility mode, try to run Windows Live Mail as an administrator. Attempt to restore the Windows Live Mail account. Remove the current WLM account and establish a new one. Try reinstalling Windows Essentials 2012 on your computer.
To restore your account and reset your password, go to https://account.live.com/ResetPassword.aspx and fill out the form there. Select Next after entering the email address of your disabled account and seeing the characters on the screen.
The “work offline” option forces Windows Live Mail to act as if no internet connection were available, preventing it from checking for new emails (by default, every 10 minutes) automatically.