Some programs, including Mail, that were included in Windows Vista and Windows XP aren’t included in Windows 7.

To download and install Windows Live Mail:

  1. Open a browser and go to the Windows Live Mail download page
  2. Click the Download button
  3. Follow the prompts to install Mail, and any other Windows Live Essentials applications you like

Windows Live Essentials includes Messenger, Mail, Writer, Photo Gallery, Movie Maker, Family Safety, and Toolbar.