Cannot Print Emails From Windows Live Mail

The steps to resolve the ‘cannot print emails from Windows Live Mail’ problem are mentioned below.

Uninstall the Windows Live Mail application from your computer and reinstall it.


  • Step 1: Navigate to the Start menu on the computer and select the Control Panel option.
  • Step 2: Go to the Programs field and click the Uninstall a Program link.
  • Step 3: Search for the Windows Live Essential program from the Applications list, select it, and click the Uninstall/Change option.
  • Step 4: When a new window opens, select the Repair all Windows Live programs option.
  • Step 5: Once done, restart the computer and check if you are able to print from Windows Mail.
  • Step 6: If the cannot print emails from Windows live mail problem persists, continue with the following steps.

Another Profile:

  • Step 1: Go to the Settings window, select the Accounts option, and click the Family & other people tab on the left panel.
  • Step 2: Click the plus icon next to Add someone else to this PC, type the username and password correctly, and select the Change account type option.
  • Step 3: Go to the drop-down arrow, choose the Local User Level option, and restart the computer.
  • Step 4: Log in to Use the new account that you have created and try to print from the Windows Live Mail application.

Updating Printer Drivers:

  • Step 1: Right-click the Start icon and choose the Device Manager option.
  • Step 2: Click the arrow icon next to Printer Devices, right-click your printer device, and select the Update Driver Software option.
  • Step 3: Continue with the prompts to update the printer driver.
  • Step 4: After pressing the Ctrl and P keys together on the keyboard, try to print from the Windows Live Mail program and check if the problem is resolved.

UAC Settings:

  • Step 1: Once you right-click the Start menu, select the Run option and enter ‘secpol.msc’ without the quotes.
  • Step 2: This will launch the Local Security Policy window on the screen.
  • Step 3: Click the Security Settings option on the left panel and select the Local Policies option followed by the Security Options option.
  • Step 4: Search for the User Account Control setting and select it. Now, you have to change the Never Notify option to some other option.
  • Step 5: ANd thereby soving cannot print emails from Windows live mail issue, You should be able to print now.
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