Using Outlook with Windows XP

My mom has recently upgraded from Win 98 to XP and is 
having trouble with sending e-mail through Outlook 
Express. In order to get it to send, she has to close it 
and then open it again. She is also having trouble with 
mail being returned which may or may not be related. I 
understand that Win XP has some different security 
features and was wondering if someone could tell me how to 
change the settings/configuration so she will not have 
this problem sending mail. Any help would be greatly 
appreciated.
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anonymous (74722)
4/29/2004 11:36:06 PM
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There should be no problem using Outlook Express, or Outlook (another more
expanded program), if it is properly installed, the settings are correct,
and if an email account is established. There is a lot of detail involved. I
suggest you begin by getting into the IE help function and then start
looking around. Also pay attention to what the icons in the OE tool bar do.
It's a learning process that we all must go through - but it is not
difficult.

Perhaps your Mom would enjoy taking a computer course in some adult
education facility. Some of my friends in their eighties do that, as I
have - but I'm only 72.

"Susan" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:638a01c42e42$bdcf3890$a501280a@phx.gbl...
> My mom has recently upgraded from Win 98 to XP and is
> having trouble with sending e-mail through Outlook
> Express. In order to get it to send, she has to close it
> and then open it again. She is also having trouble with
> mail being returned which may or may not be related. I
> understand that Win XP has some different security
> features and was wondering if someone could tell me how to
> change the settings/configuration so she will not have
> this problem sending mail. Any help would be greatly
> appreciated.


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bikingis (21)
4/29/2004 11:57:46 PM
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