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J.

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My windows live mail always opens in the view I closed it in. How can I set it to always open at the inbox. The operating system is windows 7.

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chub_tor

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I don't think that you can do what you want in Windows Live, I am pretty sure that I have read in other forums that others have switched to a different email client such as Thunderbird which I understand allows you to always open with the inbox. Outlook allows this setting but not Windows Live as far as I know.

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difarn

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I think the only way to do this is to make sure you close it when you are in the inbox then it will open up in that view.

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difarn

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There may be a work around by creating a shortcut on your desktop - when you have to type a link for the shortcut put

C:\Program Files\Windows Live\Mail\wlmail.exe /mail

make sure there is a gap between the exe and the /

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