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Microsoft rolls out LinkedIn integration in Outlook

Microsoft is starting to enjoy the benefits of their acquisition of business social media site LinkedIn by beginning to integrate into its current product range with Outlook.com. The move will allow Outlook.com users to view insights and work history all […]

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Join the new Outlook.com beta now and experience the new features

Microsoft has now brought the new Outlook.com Beta version so as to get customer feedback for its product. The new Outlook.com will be an opt-in web experience where users can try out new product innovations. Based on users’ feedback, Microsoft […]

Outlook.com adds support for Google Drive and Facebook photos

Outlook.com today announced that it is extending its cloud storage compatibility options by adding support for Google Drive, and also adding the option of sharing Facebook photos right from their app/website. Outlook.com’s support for Google Drive Outlook has had OneDrive […]

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New Outlook.com will not be compatible with Windows Live Mail 2012

Microsoft has served a reminder for its customers intending to shift to new Outlook.com. The description on the official page hints users migrating to new outlook.com would no longer be able to use Windows Live Mail 2012 to access the […]

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Microsoft testing new Outlook.com Premium Email Service

A new feature-rich and add free Outlook.com will soon roll out for users worldwide. Microsoft, the software giant is currently testing a premium version of its email service Outlook.com. The service which is named as Outlook Premium is free for […]

Upgraded Outlook.com out of preview – Comes with new features

Microsoft finally announced a new look and many new features for its webmail service Outlook.com. Back in May, last year, Microsoft promised an upgraded Outlook.com and many new features. The Company has finally decided to take the preview label off […]

Outlook.com rolling out lots of new features

Last week the Outlook team announced about some updates that are coming to Outlook.com. It mentioned about a refined Inbox, new ways to collaborate, upgraded calendar and more. These updates are in Preview and the Outlook team is first rolling […]

Microsoft Outlook.com to be powered by Office 365

Office 365 is the future of Microsoft on the web where the cloud is concerned, hence the reason why the company is making plans to move Outlook.com to Office 365. We should point out that this is just a backend […]

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Outlook.com and Office 365 to get add-ins like Uber and PayPal too

The Outlook team announced on April 29th, 2015 that Outlook.com is going to have add-ins like Uber, Boomerang and PayPal. Now, developers across the globe can make use of the open platform created by Outlook APIs. Developers can build contextual […]

Boomerang confirms Microsoft Partnership for Outlook.com API launch

Extensions benefit users by allowing them to add more features and functionality to the app that make their life more convenient. Keeping view of this, BUILD conference held this year announced the cross-platform email and productivity solution Boomerang will be […]

Outlook.com is down! Microsoft has just rolled out a fix

Microsoft’s Outlook.com webmail service is currently facing a temporary outage from 9:34 pm. PT Tuesday. Not all but more than a few users are facing disruptions while synchronizing and sending emails due to this outage. It’s been more than a […]

Outlook.com to discontinue Facebook chat and Google chat integration

The Outlook.com team has sent an email to its users informing them that the Outlook.com will stop supporting Facebook chat and Google chat in Outlook.com. It notified its users in the mail: Within the next couple of weeks, we will […]

Outlook.com hacked in China following Gmail block

Following the ban on Gmail imposed by China on Dec 26 2014, it seemed the government services also attacked Outlook.com. Though the web interface was not affected with the hack, all email clients were unable to access Outlook via SMTP, […]

Outlook.com now offers a Save to OneDrive option

One of the popular feature requests by Outlook.com users has been the option to save the attachment directly to OneDrive. Presently if one receives an attachment, one has to download it first, then has to upload it to OneDrive if […]

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Skype for Outlook.com brings messaging and contact list improvements

Ever since the tech-giant launched Skype as an add-on feature on its popular email service – Outlook.com, it was working hard to improve the chat sessions in order to deliver its users an easier chatting experience. Hence, Microsoft recently announced updates […]

Outlook.com gets Advanced Web Mail Rules and more

Outlook.com already has lots of cool features such as Sweep which helps quickly delete multiple unwanted mails. And now the Outlook.com team is providing more features to keep the inbox clutter free and making it easier to see the mail […]

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Skype for Outlook.com launched; includes HD video calling

Microsoft today announced the availability of its popular chat service, Skype for Outlook.com worldwide. The announcement came nearly a year after Microsoft rolled out a preview version of Skype to selected markets last year in April 2013 including the US, […]

Clean Out Your Inbox Week: Outlook.com further improves features

Outlook.com is surely concerned about its users and want them to make the most of its organising features like Sweep, Search, categories and many more. With the 7th annual national ‘Clean Out Your Inbox Week’ on this Sunday, Outlook.com has […]

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Microsoft makes it easier to switch from Gmail to Outlook.com

Outlook.com users earlier were allowed to import Gmail mails, but now Microsoft has made it much easier & convenient to switch from Gmail to Outlook.com. Microsoft today announced a service that will make easier than ever to import Gmail account […]

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Outlook.com Android App updated; includes over 150 improvements & features

The Outlook.com team provided another significant update to its Android app. The team listened to its customers after gathering feedback from them and made several changes. Earlier, the Android app was updated in April and the Outlook team was working hard to […]

Microsoft adds IMAP support to Outlook.com

One of the major issues with Microsoft’s, Outlook.com, is finally resolved after more than a year. Microsoft yesterday announced IMAP and OAuth 2.0 support to Outlook.com. The Redmond king announced these additions in an Ask Me Anything (AMA) session on […]

Extra SkyDrive space, Free Skype Group Video Calling for Outlook.com users

Transitioned Hotmail – Outlook.com turned 1 last month and celebrated via an infographic post on Outlook blog. Then, it advertised itself strongly as the world’s fastest growing email. Now, it is learned that early adopters of the service are receiving […]

Outlook.com to delete Messaging History; save yours now!

If you use Outlook.com to chat with your friends over at Facebook, Messenger, Google Talk or any other popular instant messaging service, you may want to save your chat history. Outlook saves a copy of all the conversations you make […]

Outlook.com to stop supporting linked accounts

Though the world is beautiful, it is far more dangerous. In today’s digital world the instances of online identity theft, phishing, and other scams are rapidly rising. More and more people are becoming victims to these nefarious acts. With linked […]

Hotmail to Outlook.com upgrade complete – 150 petabytes of email migrated

Since the launch of Outlook.com last year, in the process of retiring Hotmail email service, we have been seeing its continuous build up with regular feature additions. Listening to various users feedback, Microsoft has been implementing changes. When its preview […]

Skype video calling comes to Outlook.com

We had posted last month about Skype integration with Outlook.com – and today Microsoft announced that a preview of Skype video calling and messaging had started rolling out in Outlook.com. thus bringing two great communication experiences together all into the […]

Outlook.com app for Android devices gets a major upgrade

A major upgrade for the Outlook.com app for Android devices was announced last week. This update overhauls the entire user interface and also adds number of new features. While Exchange ActiveSync provides a rich, powerful, network-optimized experience for Windows Phone, […]