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Outlook Customer Manager rolling out worldwide

Outlook Customer Manager launched last November is now being rolled out worldwide with enhanced capabilities. After months of team work, team Outlook is finally releasing it for iOS and Outlook on the web. Outlook team made this announcement via official […]

Mac gets Translator for Outlook add-in Support

Outlook app on Mac now comes equipped with a Translator add-in. The Translator feature was one of the most sought after and Microsoft has shared the announcement that the Translator will not be available just on the Mac but also […]

Microsoft Outlook for iOS gets new Add-Ins on 2nd Anniversary

Celebrating its second anniversary, Outlook Mobile now comes with a set of new add-ins. As per the official blog post, Outlook Mobile is now collaborating with companies like GIPHY, Evernote, Smartsheet, Nimble etc. to create some interesting add-ins for iOS. […]

Outlook Partner integration gets two new additions

In today’s digital age, email has become a primary source for communication. It helps you schedule your meetings, fix appointments and do a lot more. Most business establishments today, rely on this method of communication. As such, it is essential […]

Microsoft to deprecate support for SmartScreen in Outlook and Exchange

Microsoft has decided to stop the updates for SmartScreen spam filters used in Exchange Server 2016 and earlier versions including 2013, 2010 and 2007. The updates for Outlook 2016 (2013, 2010, 2007) for Windows and Outlook 2011 for Mac will […]

Outlook Mobile, a good alternative to Mailbox, says Microsoft

The Mailbox app is closing today, and Microsoft suggests to shift to Outlook Mobile. Moreover, Microsoft promises to add some key features of Mailbox app to Outlook Mobile. Over 30 million users have been using The Mailbox App as their […]

Outlook 2016 rolls out new Attachment features

The familiar user interface and a careful and well thought selection of new features makes Outlook 2016 a welcome update. The most recent Windows release of Outlook 2016 makes attaching files in email a child’s play with the new ability […]

EU Parliament bans Outlook for iOS and Android over Privacy Concerns

The European Union Parliament has Outlook for iOS and Android blocked. According to reports they have called on their IT department to block Outlook access to its Exchange servers so that the new Outlook app cannot access the servers. It […]

Microsoft brings Outlook for Android and iOS Platforms

After making some really big announcements this year like Windows 10 launch and Equivio acquisition, Microsoft is now in the headlines for bringing Outlook to Android and iOS devices. The email startup Acompli acquired by Microsoft in December 2014 is […]

Microsoft releases updated Outlook Holiday file

Microsoft today released an updated holiday list for Outlook 2010.As reported in official Microsoft blog, some holidays are listed incorrectly in the Microsoft Outlook Holiday file including the wrong dates for Whit Sunday and Whit Monday. The updated list released […]

Microsoft acquires email startup Acompli

CEO Satya Nadella finally confirmed Microsoft’s acquisition on email startup Acompli, confirming his focus on cross-platform technologies. The deal was reportedly executed for more than $200 million. Acompli is an email startup with several useful features like prioritizing your important […]

Outlook Web Apps come with New Interface and Improvements

The Exchange Engineering team in Microsoft is often busy in adding new features to their services and lately they came up with some significant improvements in Outlook Web Apps and its settings. These improvements will provide a better and more […]

Outlook.com lets you share large files from OneDrive directly

It was always a bit tricky when you wanted to send large files as email attachments. Large files may be too large to attach or takes too long to upload  and send and sometimes it may even bounce back without […]

Outlook.com, OneDrive get enhanced encryption protection

Microsoft has announced some major security milestones that honors the company’s commitment to security and more transparency. Earlier last year, Microsoft had announced its commitment for enhancing the security of customer’s data. It had announced its plans to reinforce legal […]

Outlook.com stops support for new custom domain sign ups

Google Apps Free Edition was killed long ago. The tech-giant then (in 2012), had shocked the tech community by announcing the end of support for the suite. It was considered as one of the best options available for small businesses and […]

Microsoft too can recycle your inactive Outlook.com email ID

Similar to Yahoo, Outlook.com, the email service from Microsoft can also recycle inactive email account IDs. Microsoft has had a similar policy with Hotmail and Live ID, and it seems like it has been inherited by Outlook.com as well. Yahoo […]

Skype comes to all Outlook.com North America customers

Outlook.com users wanting to make Skype phone calls without navigating elsewhere should find this news as a delight. Microsoft has announced that its Outlook.com email service would support built-in Skype video calling and messaging functionality. Skype Comes to All Outlook.com […]

Microsoft Web Mail Service Outlook.com gets Google Talk Support

I wondered at times, if ever Outlook.com had Google Talk support, I would have switched! Not any more! Today was the day when the software giant via its Outlook Blog announced the addition of chat support for Google Talk. The […]

The real reasons for the Hotmail & Outlook.com outage on March 12th

Yesterday there were some reports of people not able to access services from Hotmail, Outlook.com and SkyDrive. That was due to outage of Hotmail and other services. And Microsoft now has provided the details about this outage and tendered apology […]

Outlook offers virtually unlimited inbox storage for users

Outlook, the new email service from Microsoft is on a roll. Having stepped out of Preview mode a few weeks ago, Redmond calls it as the fastest growing email service today with millions of new signups every day. Keeping this […]

Skype integration with Outlook.com … Coming soon

A few days back we had posted that Outlook.com had come out of Preview Status and become the world’s fastest growing email service. This continuously improving modern email service has been built from the ground up. As you know Outlook.com is more than just […]

Hotmail & Outlook can be hijacked using Cookie Handling Vulnerability

Hotmail and Outlook,  the popular email service from Microsoft is reported to be susceptible to hijacking using ‘stolen’  Cookies. A cookie handling vulnerability has been discovered that can allow cybercriminals to gain access to the accounts of Hotmail and Outlook users. Hotmail […]

Outlook.com hardens security with EV Certificates and DMARC support

Microsoft believes protecting its users from any sort of phishing and spam attacks is the company’s priority. It has therefore heightened security at its new mail service Outlook.com. It has added support for DMARC and EV certificates. Both the features […]