the "you've got mail" envelope and the ding lettting you know you've got mail

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Mail' started by nomey98, May 17, 2007.

  1. nomey98

    nomey98 Guest

    I miss the characteristic of Outlook and how it showed you a little envelope
    and made a nice happy noise to alert you when "You've Got Mail." Anybody
    know how to make Windows Mail do the same thing so I won't keep checking my
    e-mail inbox but will KNOW when I actually have a new message? Thanks.
    noney
     
    nomey98, May 17, 2007
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  2. nomey98

    Dave Guest

    Tools - Options - General - Send/Receive Messages
    [x] Play sound when new messages arrive.

    It uses the default windows sound assigned to new mail.

    My WinMail also shows a small envelope in the Notification Area of the
    Taskbar
     
    Dave, May 17, 2007
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    Julian Guest


    Tools > Options > General > Play Sound...
     
    Julian, May 17, 2007
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