"Jonathan Yaniv" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> I would try using Windows Live Mail Desktop beta, and see if that helps
> solve your problem.
Thank you, but if I wanted a web-based mail service, I'd use one (and I
already have Gmail). Using Live Mail would not fix the problem with
Microsoft Mail. It would merely substitute one program for another, and for
a variety of reasons, it is a completely unsatisfactory solution.
> Have a nice day,
> Jonathan Yaniv
> Microsoft Windows LiveT Butterfly Expert
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> "PTravel" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>> Whenever I open Mail and go to newsgroups, Vista tells me it's not
>> on-line. It gives me the option to re-try or work off-line. If I click
>> on re-try it connects and everything is fine.
>> Only Mail does this -- all my other internet-based programs (IE7,
>> FireFox, various software that checks for automatic updates, etc.) works
>> just fine.
>> Anyone have any ideas?