Why does the Mail Notification displayed on the Windows® XP Welcome Screen not correspond with the correct value as in the Outlook Express?
Microsoft® has verified the symptom. This symptom occurs when the number of unread messages in Outlook Express does not correspond to the values in the registry.
Please refer to the Microsoft®'s technical support information.
Article ID: Q304148
Last Modified: November 19, 2001
Title: Overview of the Mail Notification Display on the Windows® XP Welcome Screen.