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Full Headers on Windows Live Mail

  1. Start Windows Live Mail and double-click on the suspected hoax message to open it as usual

    Figure wlm1.JPG [Opening up the email]

  2. If you do not see the toolbar (with File, Edit, View etc), click on the Menu button and then click on [Show menu bar] as shown below

    Figure wlm2.JPG [Opening up the email]

  3. Click on File from the toolbar and then select [Properties]:

    Figure wlm3.JPG [Opening up the properties menu]

  4. Click on the Details tab and it will display the full headers as shown below:

    Figure wlm4.JPG [Displaying the full headers]

  5. You can now paste this information into a new email and send it to