Enable Desktop Notifications For Outlook.com

When using Outlook.com, it can display email and event notifications even while closed. For this, the browser in which it is accessed should be open though. Here is how to enable these desktop notification settings: Login to Outlook.com and click on the gear icon from the top right. Then click View all Outlook settings. From the General > Notifications section, enable the option of desktop notifications....

Create And Manage Different Email Aliases In Outlook.com

Aliases for Outlook.com are useful if you want to sign-up or use email addresses other than your primary one. With this, you can send and receive emails from different aliases without having to manage multiple email accounts. It’s because all these aliases are mapped to the primary email address which was used to create your Microsoft account. Creating email aliases in Outlook.com: Login to the web...

How To Manage Junk Email Settings In Outlook.com

If you find that a lot of valid emails in Outlook.com go directly to the Junk folder, then changing the Junk email settings can be useful. To do that, log in to the web version of Outlook.com and click on the gear icon at the top-right. Then click on View all Outlook settings. Select Mail from Settings. From there, click on Junk email. There are four sections in this: Blocked senders and domains Safe...

How To Use The Translate Feature In Outlook.com

Outlook.com web version has a translation feature that can translate email messages from different languages. For using it, first the Conversation view has to be enabled if it’s turned off. Also, received email messages have to be greater than forty characters for translating them. Here is how to configure it: Click on the gears icon and scroll to Conversation view to check if it’s enabled. Then,...

How To Send Emails At A Later Date And Time In Outlook.com

The web version of Outlook.com now has the Send later feature by which you can schedule emails to be sent later at a specified date and time. To use it, login to Outlook.com and click on New message. At the bottom of the message window, click on the down arrow next to the Send button to display the Send later option. Select it and add a date and time when the message is to be scheduled for sending. The...

How To Unsend Emails In Outlook.com

The web version of Outlook.com has a useful feature of undoing sent emails. This feature is disabled by default but can be turned on. Here’s how: Login to Outlook.com Click on the gear icon from the top right and select View all Outlook settings. Next, choose Mail > Compose and reply. Scroll down to Undo send section and drag the slider to right. The maximum interval up to which the emails...