Windows Mail Custom Title Bar Name

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How to Add or Remove a Custom Windows Mail Title Name in Vista
Synopsis
This will show you how to add or remove a custom title name instead of the default Windows Mail name in the Vista Windows Mail title bar
How to Add or Remove a Custom Windows Mail Title Name in Vista

information   Information
This will show you how to add or remove a custom title name instead of the default Windows Mail name in the Vista Windows Mail title bar.
Note   Note
Sometimes a OEM, or when you install some software, they will have or place a custom Windows Mail title bar name instead.


EXAMPLE: Windows Mail Default Title Bar Name
Default_Title.jpg
EXAMPLE: Windows Mail with Custom Title Bar Name
Custom_Title.jpg



Here's How:
1. Open the Start Menu.​
2. In the white line (Start Search) area, type regedit and press Enter.​
3. Click on Continue in the UAC prompt.​
4. In regedit, go to: (See screenshot below)​
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows Mail
Step1.jpg

5. To Add a Custom Title Name
A) In the right pane, right click on a empty area. (See screenshot above)​
B) Click on New and String Value.​
C) Type WindowTitle and press Enter. (See screenshot below)​
D) Continue to step 8.​
Step2.jpg

6. To Change the Custom Title Name
A) In the right pane, right click on Window Title and click on Modify. (See screenshot above)​
B) Type in whatever you want to see in the Windows Mail title bar. (See screenshot below)​
NOTE: You will see this in the Data column for the WindowTitle Name in the registry. (See screeshot below step 6E)​
C) Click on OK to apply.​
Modify.jpg

D) The registry will now look similar to this.​
E) Go to step 8.​
Step3.jpg

7. To Remove the Custom Title Bar
A) In the right pane, right click on WindowTitle and click on Delete. (See screenshot above)​
B) Click on Yes in the confirmation prompt.​

8. Close regedit.​
9. Close and re-open Windows Mail to see the change.​
That's it,
Shawn


 
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Shawn Brink

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