lost windows live folder

  sputnick 18:46 01 Jun 2010
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Can anyone tell me if it is possible to recover a folder from Windows live mail.
My Granson had logged onto my PC and accessed his Hotmail account but when I tried to log in to my own account there was no Inbox or my saved folder.
I added my mail account again but have lost the folder with saved info in it.
My contacts folder was still intact though.

  mfletch 18:56 01 Jun 2010

Hi have a look here to see if the inbox is still there

C:\Users\Your name\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows Live Mail

  sputnick 19:11 01 Jun 2010

There is no string with appdata in

  sputnick 19:14 01 Jun 2010

By the way I`m using W7

  mfletch 19:16 01 Jun 2010

Sorry you need to show Hidden files firs

I don't know your Operating system so here is a link on how the show Hidden files

click here

  mfletch 19:17 01 Jun 2010

1.Open Folder Options by clicking the Start button , clicking Control Panel, clicking Appearance and Personalization, and then clicking Folder Options.

2.Click the View tab.

3.Under Advanced settings, click Show hidden files and folders, and then click OK.

  sputnick 19:34 01 Jun 2010

I`ve found all that but no reference to the folder i`m looking for.

  mfletch 19:47 01 Jun 2010

Are the folders still in the hotmail account using the net

click here

  sputnick 19:54 01 Jun 2010

The normal folders are still there such as Inbox, sent, deleted etc but not the one that I added.

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