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How to connect yahoo mail using windows mail in Windows 7

We just purchased a new Toshiba laptop with Windows 7 operating sysytem. I want to connect our yahoo accounts to WIndows Live. Can this be done.

When viewing a webpage and trying to email it. I keep this message "either there is no default mail client or the current mail client cannot fulfill the messaging request. Please run Microsoft Outlook an set it as the default mail client"

I have oulook, but do not want to use it UNLESS I can configure it to receive Yahoo Mail.

PLEASE HELP ME OUT!!!!!

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You cannot configure Yahoo account with Windows live mail.
And the reason you are getting the error because you have Micosoft outlook in the pc and that email client (MS outlook) is not configured with your yahoo mail and it is not the default email client in your PC. Windows live mail is the default email client in your PC and you cannot configure Yahoo account in windows live mail.

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