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Windows Vista Mail - spell checker stopped working


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#1 maurice941

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Posted 31 July 2014 - 07:31 AM

I have Windows Vista and use Windows Mail. Every thing was working great but now when I use spell check and highlight a misspelled word, click "change",  my screen turns gray, a message "Windows Mail has stopped working" appears and my composed email is deleted. HELP!



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#2 masterthemachines

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Posted 31 July 2014 - 09:00 AM

Hi Maurice941,

 

Do you currently use the old "Windows Mail" or the newer version "Windows Live Mail" ? Usually the crash you just described occurs on the older "Windows Mail" because there is some sort of interfering between the Antivirus in your system and Windows Mail. I strongly recommend the upgrade if you haven't done it yet :)

 

 

Also, If you are using the old version, have you tried to reset your Windows Mail settings? If not, you can follow the steps in this tutorial: http://www.vistax64.com/tutorials/62560-windows-mail-problems.html 


Edited by masterthemachines, 31 July 2014 - 09:25 AM.





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