How to Recover Deleted Emails From Windows Live

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Windows Live Hotmail is a free e-mail service with expanding storage capacity to meet your communication needs. Deleting e-mails keeps your e-mail inbox organised, regardless of the storage capacity. However, if you accidentally delete a message, you have a limited time frame to recover the data.

Emails are permanently erased within a few days of deletion.

Sign in to your Windows Live Hotmail account to access your e-mails.

Click on the "Deleted" folder on the left side of your screen menu.

Review the list of deleted e-mails. Select the e-mails you wish to recover by clicking the corresponding e-mail check box.

  • Windows Live Hotmail is a free e-mail service with expanding storage capacity to meet your communication needs.
  • Select the e-mails you wish to recover by clicking the corresponding e-mail check box.

Select the "Move to" option above the deleted e-mail list. Drop down and select "Inbox" to recover your e-mail from the "Deleted" mail folder.

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