Hotmail now enables us to play audio files received as email attachments. Previously Hotmail had added viewing of pictures and videos from within Hotmail without downloading the attachments. This was a great feature and now Hotmail has added audio to the streaming list. When you receive an audio attachment email in your Hotmail mailbox and […]
Microsoft has recently introduced new features to tighten the security of Hotmail accounts. The new features are minor additions so most people will not even be bothered. The first security feature that Microsoft has added is that it has banned the usage of common passwords on Hotmail accounts. The second security feature is about notifying […]
While there’s a lot of buzz about Google+, Google TakeOut and other social products from Google, Microsoft has quietly made changes to their Windows Live sign in page. The changes are so minor that normally the person who doesn’t use the sign in page a lot will not recognize the changes. But the people who […]
Microsoft has recently updated its Outlook Hotmail Connector. Outlook Hotmail Connector enables one to access and manage Hotmail and Office Live Mail accounts within Microsoft Outlook. You can manage your email, contacts and calendar from within Outlook. Outlook Hotmail Connector supports Outlook 2003, Outlook 2007 and Outlook 2010. According to Microsoft: This latest update (14.0.6106.5001) […]
Hotmail team has introduced a new feature in Hotmail which is related to Windows 7. The pinned sites feature was introduced in Windows 7 in which one website could be pinned to Windows 7 taskbar so that it could be accessed without Opening Internet Explorer and then going to the site. The new Hotmail features […]
Bing Bar is the toolbar from Microsoft. It is like other toolbars like Google toolbar, Yahoo toolbar and Ask toolbar. Toolbars are made to make things easier for people. Toolbars include utilities to check email, get updated with weather reports and news updates and translate websites. Normally I use Google toolbar with my Firefox and […]
Now you can chat in Hotmail with your Facebook as well as Windows Live friends. This feature of chatting within the mail box was introduced by Google when they integrated GTalk with Gmail. But Microsoft has gone a step further by integrating Windows Live as well as Facebook chatting features.
Hotmail has just introduced Email Alias feature in Hotmail Mail. This feature can help you get rid of spam and hide your original email address. With Hotmail alias feature, there will be less need for temporary email services.