To do this, go to File, Account Settings, double click on the POP account then click More Settings.The leave on server setting is on the Advanced tab.Those changes will prevent your email from being delivered to the Windows Live Mail 2012 application you use.In order to continue using Windows Live Mail 2012 to send and receive email for your account, you need to install the latest update published here.Microsoft goes on to recommend that users on Windows 8, 8.1, and 10 go ahead and make the switch to the built-in Mail app on each OS.And honestly, that's not a bad idea considering support for Windows Live Mail 2012 is most likely waning.Still, if you plan on sticking it out, you can go ahead and grab the required update from Microsoft.Microsoft runs a number of email accounts, which are very popular.
The Mail app built into Windows 10 is compatible with all of the above email addresses.
Microsoft is in the process of upgrading a number of older email addresses with the latest technologies and security enhancements.
If you have a Microsoft mail address – either @outlook.com, @hotmail.com, @uk, @live.com, or @– then your service will be upgraded by June 30th 2016.
Unfortunately that means you will no longer be able to use the Windows Live Mail 2012 desktop app to access your email.
Corporate Vice President for Microsoft Outlook, Javier Soltero explains: “To provide you an email experience with enhanced performance, security and reliability, the new has been built upon our latest Office 365 infrastructure.“Because the Windows Live Mail 2012 email application doesn’t support the protocols used by this new infrastructure, you will not be able to send or receive email from Windows Live Mail 2012 after your account is upgraded.“This means the time has come for you to upgrade to a new email application.“We recognise that changes like this can be difficult and apologise for any inconvenience this causes you.