9 Free Email Client Alternative to Windows Live Mail

Windows Live Mail is built in email client that comes with Windows operating system. This is Outlook Express and Windows Mail successor. It has some good features and can be used to work with your email activity. However if you don’t like with Windows Live Mail then you can try to use another email client. Today there are some good email client that can be used by free

Below 9 free email client alternative to Windows Live Mail. Remember there are all free 🙂

1. DreamMail


DreamMail is a chinese email client software that can handle multi-user and multi email account. DreamMail support SMTP, eSMTP, POP 3, Hotmail and Yahoo protocol. You can also check email on DreamMail remotely and check the mail content, preview even to delete it directly from the server. DreamMail also equip with mail filter, blacklist and white list, and can sort out the junk mail effectively.

2. Foxmail


Foxmail is a nice email client with lots of great features that match or exceed Thunderbird’s, and it’s also very easy to use. This program comes from China and use Chinese for default language. If you don’t understand with the language then all you have to do is delete the file chinese.lgb in the installation folder.

3. i.Scribe


i.Scribe is standalone email client which offer small, fast with an integrated contact database and calendar. It supports all the major internet mail protocols and uses international standards where possible. i.Scribe also comes with spam filter and can protect your computer from virus from the usual security holes in other email clients with it’s own virus safe HTML control and executable attachment protection. The program available in Windows and Linux

4. Thunderbird


Mozilla Thunderbird is free email client from Mozilla. Thunderbird is powerful free email client that support POP3, IMAP, and can be used as RSS Reader. The unique feature from Thunderbird is ability to store each account that created by user on different folder. For example you can store gmail account on folder A and another email on folder B. Thunderbird has built in with gmail (google apps) setup. User just need to enter gmail or google apps email and password then Thunderbird will do the rest. Thunderbird also has some addon plugin to make this email more powerful. It’s available on Linux, Mac, and Windows

5. Mulberry Mail

Mulberry Mail

Mulberry is a powerful, simple, and incredibly versatile email client that also built in with calendar and contact feature.. Using one application, you can manage your time, your contact and of course your email. It’s open source program that available for Windows, Mac, and Linux.

6. Opera Mail

Opera Mail

Opera Mail or Email Opera is not standalone email client application. It’s a part of Opera Browser Software. Opera Mail support POP3, IMAP, and can be used as RSS Reader. It also support gmail, yahoo, or hotmail configuration. You just need to enter your ID and password and let Opera Mail configure it for you automatically. This nice thing about this email is about doing browsing and email in one single windows. You can open website on one tab and on another tab you work with your email. If you are Opera lover then you should try this email client.

7. Pegasus Mail

Pegasus Mail

Pegasus Mail is already exist since 1990. It’s old but still powerful and free email client for Windows user. Pegasus Mail has feature-rich but small and fast email client that has already served millions of users since it was released in 1990.

8. SeaMonkey


SeaMonkey is all-in-one internet application suit (Internet browser, email & newsgroup client with an included web feed reader, HTML editor, IRC chat and web development tools) that is develop by Mozilla. This email feature is like Mozilla Thunderbird. It’s available on Linux, Mac, and Windows

9. yMail


Do not be wrong, yMail is not email client for Yahoo Mail or ymail by Yahoo. yMail is standalone email client which can also be used as a spam cleaner for your existing email setup. yMail will open your email in plain text format because this program doesn’t render html, doesn’t load or display images, and completely ignores return-receipts. This method will make your PC save from web bugs and other tricks for tracking whether you opened an email or not. The consequences is your email will looks not good but remember your PC is save and you can still read your email. But if you need to view email in html formay then you can click a special link to open HTML message in your default browser.

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