Windows Mail is the advancement of Outlook Express is included in Windows Vista.
Unlike before, Outlook Express, Windows Mail is not installed with new versions of Internet Explorer on other versions of Windows, but Windows Vista is reserved. However, Windows Mail is closely linked to the Internet Explorer and dependent on its security zones. Windows Mail also uses the phishing filter in Internet Explorer, which was introduced simultaneously with its version 7.
An interesting aspect is that Windows Mail does not use the service offered by Microsoft Hotmail is no longer possible. For problems with Windows Mail Microsoft advises, instead, use the Windows Live Mail program.
Other new features:
- Spam filter
- More robust file system
- No completely separate e- mail identities for the same user account of the multi- user system