Mail icon missing for Office in Control Panel

Step 1: Manually Opening the Mail application

Navigate to c:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Office14> and double click on MLCFG32.CPL

Step 2: Permanently fix the Mail application

Open Regedit
Go to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Control Panel\Cpls
Open value mlcfg32.cpl and make sure that it is set to C:\PROGRA~2\MICROS~1\Office14\MLCFG32.CPL
If it already is, add a .OLD to the end
Use task manager to end Explorer.exe
Use task manager to Start Explorer.exe
At this point, Mail will be missing in the Control Panel
Use Regedit to remove the .OLD that we added in the registry
Use task Manager to close and reopen Explorer.exe