How to reinstall Mail App when it was uninstalled by mistake.

Original Title: windows 8 mail app


I accidentally deleted the windows 8 mail app, how do I get it back?


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Last updated January 19, 2019 Views 37,681 Applies to:


Hi Kenny,



It’s great to know that you are using Windows 8. It seems that you have removed Windows 8 Mail App from your computer by mistake and would like to reinstall it.


In order to reinstall the Mail App, follow these steps:


a)       Click on “Store” to open Windows Store App.

b)       Press “Windows Logo” + “C” keys on the keyboard to open the Charms bar.

c)       Click on “Search”

d)       Type “Mail App” in the search box.

e)       Click on the icon which shows “Mail, Calendar, People and Messaging” from the search result.

f)        Click on “Install” from the Mail App page.


For more information, you may refer to this link:


Hope this information is helpful. You may post all your queries related to Windows on Microsoft Community Forum and we will be happy to help.



Rajesh Govind - Microsoft Support Engineer

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