1. On the Tools menu, click Accounts.
  2. On the Accounts page, select the account that corresponds to your account, and then click Properties.

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  3. The selected email account’s properties will open: click on the “Server” tab, where Windows Live Mail stores your credentials.
  4. Under the “Mail Server” section, type a new password inside the “Password” text field: since you cannot see the text you are typing, make sure to avoid any typo, and that your capitalization is correct (uppercase and lowercase versions of the same letter are treated as different characters).
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  5. Check the “Remember password” checkbox so you dont have to keep entering your password every time you check mail.

    Change your Windows Live Mail password and optionally save it

  6. Once you changed your password, click on the “OK” button to apply the new setting.