One of my clients is 95 years old. It's a minor miracle that he can even use a computer. He has Windows XP on a Dell Vostro 220 desktop computer. I have set up Thunderbird as his email client but he has problems using it. Especially he has problems finding and opening attachments. I'm looking for suggestions for simpler email programs I could install on his computer. He has an earthlink email address. I looked at their webmail and I don't think it will do. The layout of my gmail account seems better. He would be willing to change his email address. What is your opinion on the simplest email program for elderly individuals?
I think you might have answered your own question, with your suggestion about Gmail. I use Outlook and Gmail, but have been recommending to all my senior friends to migrate to Gmail. All of them are still
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This video shows how to remove a single email address from the Outlook 2010 Auto Suggestion memory.
NOTE: For Outlook 2016 and 2013 perform the exact same steps.
Open a new email: Click the New email button in Outlook.
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