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Microsoft alternative to Flicker, PhotoBucket etc.(with API) [closed]

Is there any Microsoft product (would OneDrive be the best option?) that has an API and will be great for managing pictures and serving them on a web site? The job that should be fulfilled by that ...
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Using Office Offline on Samsung Galaxy Note (2014 Edition)

I am trying to use Microsoft Online on a Samsung Tablet (Android 4.3). I was under the impression the online version was browser based and not as OS specific as the apps. I can use Excel fine via ...
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Why is it not possible to create a Microsoft email with “live.com” domain anymore?

Why is it not possible to create a Microsoft email with "live.com" domain anymore? Looking at options only "outlook.com" and "hotmail.com" are available. What is the reason? Earlier the "live.com" ...
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Favorite extensions on visualstudiogallery.msdn.microsoft.com

On http://visualstudiogallery.msdn.microsoft.com, you are able to add extensions to Favorite list, but when you want to go to the list, it is nowhere to be found. Does anyone know where can I find a ...
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Outlook.com import emails with large attachments

Is there any way I can get around the 10MB limit? Using the "Add Send/Receive Account" import method seems to just ignore them, and "copy to folder" using an email client (Windows Live Mail) fails.
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Add Paypal to Microsoft payment account, without adding a credit card

Is it possible to add PayPal to your Microsoft account without adding a credit card to your PayPal account? As a youngster, I do not have a credit card and I am not planning on getting one.
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Sync Google Accounts with Microsoft Accounts for a custom domain?

Microsoft Accounts (was Live ID before) can now be managed for a given domain from the Live Domains webapp. This setup is very familiar to the Google Apps Admin panel which also allows to centralize ...
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Does a bookmarklet for one-click sign out of Microsoft online accounts exist?

I have multiple Microsoft accounts (personal, work, etc.) and often need to switch between them. Does a bookmarklet for one-click sign out of all Microsoft online accounts exist? My googling has ...
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Microsoft Equivalent of Google Apps for Business (Email)

I've redesigned a website for a client and am soon to set it live. However, his business emails appear to be hosted with Hotmail and I need to create a couple of new email accounts. He has told me ...
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How can I force support.microsoft.com to display KB entries in English?

My browser's language preferences are set to (in order): [de-DE], [de], [en-US], [en], which works perfectly okay for 99,999% of websites I visit, since my mother tongue is German, with the notable ...
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Editing conflicts in browser-based SkyDrive vs. Word application?

When collaborating on documents, I typically use Google Docs as over the years editing conflicts have become very rare. However, for working on collaborateive .docx files, I'm opting to use SkyDrive ...
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How to link to an answer at community.office365.com

community.office365.com is Microsoft's microsofty attempt at a QA site. Among other astonishing problems, I can't find an easy way to link to an answer. On StackExchange I would click on share, and ...
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can we able to save a file from a person's skydrive account into our skydrive account without downloading?

I'm Studying about the Microsoft's SkyDrive. Is it possible to copy or move a public file from a person account to our own SkyDrive account... If it is there somebody tell me, how could do that. . .
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Forwarding emails from outlook.com to Gmail

I need to forward e-mails to my Gmail account from outlook.com (due to their IMAP lack), but I don't find the option in the settings or anywhere—their layout is highly unintuitive. Note: Please note ...
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Outlook.com with IMAP or Exchange?

Microsoft just launched a revamped Hotmail under the name Outlook.com. It looks great and I'm thinking of migrating from Gmail, but I can't find anywhere whether Outlook.com supports IMAP or some sort ...
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Sync exchange calendar on Google Calendar

I'm trying to sync an Exchange Calendar into a Google Calendar that I have set up through an account I just made. What I'm trying to accomplish is, on the back end of seeing my Google calendar, see ...
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I need an alarm clock WITH sound notifications that I can embed in Microsoft OneNote…Does anybody know if and how I can do that? [closed]

I love OneNote but it does not have a calendar /tasks sound notifications built into it, and I do not want to use Outlook. I'd like to embed an alarm clock/reminder into Microsoft OneNote. I need to ...
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how can I upload a presentation that I made in Microsoft Word Notebook Layout (that includes images, video and text) to Youtube?

I'm trying to upload a Microsoft Word Notebook Layout document (that includes images, video and text) to Youtube.
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Receive/Send Microsoft Office Outlook Web Access email (non-Gmail mail) from a Gmail account?

I have a Gmail account which I would like to use to view my emails from a Microsoft Office Outlook Web Access account. How can this be done? (1) Can the emails directed to the Gmail account be ...
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Enable Bing homepage image tidbits? [closed]

I have noticed recently that the Bing homepage image no longer shows information tidbits about the image when you hover over different areas of it. It doesn't appear to work on Windows-Xp with IE 8 ...
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How to avoid declined Outlook invitations when syncing one-way?

I am using Google Calendar Sync 0.9.4.1 with Sync Options of 1-way: Microsoft Outlook calendar to Google Calendar. However, several of my invitations are not showing up. I learn that for at least one ...
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Why does live.com limit passwords to 16 characters?

I wanted to register a @live.com e-mail address, but it says it can't register an e-mail address having a password that contains more than 16 chars. Why? So that it would be easier to get the real ...
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How can I migrate Documents from MS Office Live to Google Docs?

Is there a easy way to migrate a large number of MS Office Live documents to Google Docs? Does Google has some tool for that?
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Export Exchange emails to Google Apps accounts?

I'm migrating several Exchange email users to a Google Apps for Business account. Some of these users read all their email in the Exchange webmail interface. I'd like to transfer their mail over to ...
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Transfer MSN Live ID

Microsoft offers a function to change the Live ID (the email that registers the Live ID) to another. I wonder if I changed the Live ID, will my friends' that added me to MSN will update their Friend's ...
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How to disable conversation threading in Outlook Web App?

The Outlook 2010 web app's conversation threading "feature" is really bugging me. Is there any way to make it cease and desist? If so, how?
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Photosynth has turned from a 3D photo app to a Panorama sharing website?

One year ago, Photosynth was this unique technology that could take in any set of photos and show you the photos in 3D space, calculating exactly where the photos were clicked from. Visit the site ...
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Is Aerial View officially gone from maps in Microsoft's Bing?

I see Bird's Eye view is still available, but the Aerial View was much more valuable for spotting landmarks, evaluating real estate, neighborhoods, etc. Plus it was just a whole lot more interesting. ...