How To Disable Add-Ins When Using Outlook.com

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surgeprice.display("ihaveapc.com_336x280_abovepost"); Add-ins are 3rd party extensions that can add features or enhance Outlook.com functionality. So, when composing emails in Outlook, extra add-ins like Evernote, Bing Maps, scheduled meetings etc are enabled and loaded by default.These however can be turned off anytime if needed. Here is how : Sign into Outlook and choose Options from the...

Directly Store Outlook.com Attachments To OneDrive

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It can be useful to directly store important documents received in Outlook.com emails like invoices, payment receipts and so on directly to OneDrive cloud storage so that they can be accessed from anywhere. This is better than first downloading these documents and then making an online backup. Different types of email attachments like photos and documents in Outlook.com can be directly saved to OneDrive...

Auto Delete Older Emails From Specific Folders In Outlook.com

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Outlook.com has a simple interface to create various email rules. An earlier article described how to make different email rules that deliver emails directly to the specified folders. Now suppose there are emails from a certain folder that need to be deleted after a certain period of time. Creating a rule for this is very easy : (This example below makes a rule of deleting all emails that are more...

Configure Outlook.com To Block External Content In Emails

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Outlook.com has an option of blocking all the external content from loading in emails which do not belong to the safe sender list. What this means is that unless an email address is marked as originating from a safe sender, the messages will be displayed automatically without any links, attachments and pictures. To enable this : Login to Outlook.com and choose “Options” from the top right...

How To Restore Deleted Contacts In Outlook.com

Outlook.com contacts are also synced with other Microsoft services like Skype, OneDrive and so on. In case these contacts are accidentally deleted, they can be easily recovered (the only limitation being that their deletion can’t be more than 30 days ago). Here is how : Login to Outlook.com and choose “People” from the grid menu.Next, go to Manage > Restore deleted contacts.The...

How To Use Skype From Outlook.com

With the Skype-Outlook.com integration, it is now possible to directly chat with Skype contacts when using Outlook.com. To use this feature, first login to Outlook.com and then get the official Skype plugin from here. Click on “Get the plugin” and then “Get Started” for the installation to start.Then, choose “Run” when prompted and wait for the setup to complete.Now,...