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Outlook tab recently doesn't indicate when new email is received

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I normally have more than 1 tab open and Outlook is one of them. When I am on another tab, I normally see number of new emails received when new one arrives. But this is not the case recently.

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no luck. it's best to give up i think!

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Hmm...if it happens after resetting your profile, the issue must be installation-wide. Do you have the latest version of flash? You can check at

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done it but still no change!

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Hi there. I also use HotMail, now called LiveMail. Instead of using Firefox to access my email, I use the Windows Live Mail program. I like the way it shows everything.

I also use the add-on; Hotmail Watcher {web link} on my toolbar.

There are many such add-ons here;

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