How to hide extra Contact folders, left from previously linking contact sources with Outlook.com accounts, so they aren't visible in Outlook or on smartphones.
What is @mentions? When you type @ in the message body and begin typing a name, an autocomplete list pops up.
What is clutter? It moves your less important email out of your Inbox and into the Clutter folder, where you can peruse it later. Most of the mail going into the folder should be bulk mail (advertisements) and messages from mailing lists.
Outlook on the web has separate Birthday and Holiday calendars. You can remove the calendars if you aren't using them but you cannot delete individual items from the calendars.
Custom domains in Outlook.com was a short-lived experiment. As announced earlier this week (right after I encouraged a couple of clients to consider using it), Microsoft closed the Outlook.com Premium service to new subscribers.
Step by step tutorial to add an Outlook.com account (and reconfigure settings) to Outlook and use it to sync calendar and contacts.
As of October 31 2017, users will no longer be able to use Outlook 2007 to connect to Office 365 Exchange or the new Outlook.com.
Can you create an appointment or meeting using contents of an email message in Outlook on the web?
If you haven’t yet had your fill of Microsoft betas, also known as Insider builds, and use the Outlook.com website, you can join the Outlook.com beta and try “new product innovations” that are considered for Outlook.com.
Users with POP3 or IMAP accounts who created Outlook.com accounts using their own email address, to sync just their calendar and contacts have noticed a problem after their account was migrated to the new server and opened in Outlook 2016: all replies use the Outlook.com account, not the account that downloaded the message.
The sign out link is hidden on a menu under your account name on the right. Click on your name to pop out the menu where Sign out is.
In Outlook.com, you can select the "From" account, while in Outlook, all mail is sent from the default Outlook.com address. Outlook won't send new mail using the alias.
How to CC or BCC a message in Outlook.com: click on the word CC or BCC to the right of the Address field to switch to the BCC and CC field.
A number of Outlook.com users have a problem with Outlook.com contacts losing the company name. They create a contact with a company name in the company field and Outlook.com removes it. We now know the cause and the solution.
Coming to Outlook 2016: a new conversation view, one that shows the conversations in the reading pane the order the message was received.
If your Outlook.com account is set up in Outlook 2013 or Outlook 2016 and it has stopped syncing, you need to remove the account from Outlook and use auto account setup to reconnect the account as a Microsoft Exchange account.
I've had a lot of complaints this week from users who said Outlook.com stopped syncing in Outlook. One told me he received an email from Microsoft telling him to reconnect. So he did… using manual setup to add it back as an ActiveSync account. Another user tried to add the account using Outlook Connector. In
How to fix the rules on the computer do not match the rules on the server error message in Outlook.