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To install outlook express

I puchased a new computer. How do I install the outlook express?

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  • Wayne Mineard
    Wayne Mineard May 11, 2010

    Is this a Vista system? If so....you don't.



    Windows Mail has replaced Outlook Express. Sorry.

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Hello Wayne!
I take it you are in possesion of a registered/legal copy of Microsoft Outlook? if so and you have Windows operating system installed on the new P.c. then pop the Disc in the drive and wait.
If it doesn't auto load click start then my computer, on this screen you should see the drive and what is there, click on it and then on either install or explore.
If you open explore look for install file click on this and Bingo Express should then install.
If you are not successful please come back to me with operating system and any other details you come across during the failed installation.
Good Luck!
Paul 'W'
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Posted on Jan 15, 2009

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