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How do I forward my old Outlook.com emails to a different email?

How do I forward my old Outlook.com emails to a different email or to a file at least so that I can access the information in the future? (My Outlook account is being closed by my employer.)
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Outlook.com: searching deleted messages folder

Just recently the search box went dark and I no longer can search the deleted messages folder. Is there a way I can recover/turn on this function like before?
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How to invalidate all my active HotMail/Windows Live sessions?

I've forgot to untick the "keep me logged in" while logging in the office PC, and right now I'm not able to close session. Is there a way to invalidate all my open sessions and force anyone to log in ...
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Can I remove the photo option from CONTACTs

I want a more compact contact list; can I remove the photo option?
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I want to remove Skype chat history from Outlook.com

Please note, I'm not talking about the skype chat history on the skype software, which I can easly delete by going to Tools/Options/Privacy, etc... I'm talking about that all of my chat conversations ...
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App passwords and account hacking

I have 2-step authentication turned on for my Outlook.com account and I generate app passwords to access the services on certain devices. I am wondering about possibility of hacking my account with ...
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Outlook.com and aliasing existing accounts

The below are all Microsoft accounts on custom domains - not @outlook.com or the like. me@domainA me@domainB me@domainC me@domainA is the Microsoft account I've had for some time; it has attached ...
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Office 365 - Possible to grant non-admins the right to create new Contacts?

We use Office 365 and have some distribution groups with external contacts. I want other users within my organization to be able to modify the distribution list, which I can do by adding them as an ...
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getting my primary alias back

I went into outlook to make sure my email account V*AW@hotmail.com was up as primary alias because I was getting no mail. A few weeks ago I added another alias B*@gmail.com. and accidentally put it as ...
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I can open only one of my emails in my Outlook.com

When I open my Outlook.com account I cannot open more than one email. If I want to open the rest of my emails, little dots keep blinking above it and it never opens. I cannot even open my message ...
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Hotmail account did not transfer to Outlook

We have a new computer with Windows 8 and our Hotmail account is no longer accessible. We cannot receive emails from user sending to the old hot mail address and all our contacts are no longer ...
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stop outlook.com automatically marking emails as read when clicked

How do I stop outlook.com marking emails as read when I click off them? You can change this setting in the Outlook desktop applications but not in outlook.com
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How do I remove accounts I've added in Outlook.com?

I have added my Gmail account to outlook.com and want to know how to remove it. I have gone to accounts Inbox → Options → Your email accounts and then clicked on Details for the selected account but ...
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How to access Gmail emails in SkyDrive from outlook.com?

So say you have transferred your emails from Gmails into SkyDrive. How do you access and view or forward them from outlook.com? Any settings to set up?
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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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altering the “Reply to address” on your email client hotmail

can anybody advise how to do this, I have 2 emails [both hotmail] my main address is boucing emails back to an important client and they have advised me to; altering the “Reply to address” on your ...
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Email forwarding from outlook.com to Gmail not working for all messages

Some important email messages are not getting forwarded. Is there some kind of block that does not allow forwarding of emails with 'sensitive' information? Or does outlook.com make mistakes?
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How do I run filtering rules in Outlook.com?

Is there are way to run rules that you set up after emails have been received? I can't see anything in the settings. It is quite hard to search for as the web app as the same name as the desktop ...
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How do I log in to Hotmail instead of Outlook.com?

I have been trying to log in to my Hotmail account and I can't because Outlook.com keeps coming up instead. Is there any way that I can still log in to Hotmail?
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Cannot access my Hotmail inbox

I basically abandoned the Hotmail account a few years ago, but I need to see an email for password reset & Twitter. It is now Outlook and I have nothing in the inbox, and can't see a way to get ...
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Set the picture on a Contact in Outlook.com/Windows Live

How can I set the picture for a contact on the web at Outlook.com? I have Windows 8 and and using the People app I can set a picture on the desktop but that doesn't show up on the web. On the web ...
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How can I change the Live Domains administrator?

We have emails on three custom domains that we manage within Microsoft's "Live" / Outlook.com framework. Say, those custom domains are domain1.com domain2.org domain3.com and are managed by ...
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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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Forward and delete individual messages in hotmail

Can I setup my hotmail to automatically forward a message from a single sender (not all messages coming into my hotmail account) to another email account (like yahoo or gmail) and then have the ...
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How do I migrate my Google Calendar & Contacts to Outlook.com?

I want to migrate my calendar and contacts from Google to Outlook.com Outlook.com offers an easy "one-click" service to transfer your mail but this doesn't migrate your calendar and contacts. If ...
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How do I export Outlook.com emails to Google Apps?

I migrated from Outlook.com for company emails to Google Apps. How can I get the old emails on my Outlook.com to Google Apps email?
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Microsoft account alias decommissioning‏

When hotmail aliases began I got a an email 'k***s@live.com'. It was a free address. I received and sent emails using that and worked well. A few days a go I got an email from Microsoft account ...
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Error 450 when trying to create an Outlook.com account

Am working on uploading my team project on vistualstudio.com. As required, I have to create a Hotmail account. After completing the registration process, I got this error: Sign Up Error 450 ...
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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 could the admin reset the password of a user on domains.live.com

I'm managing a website for someone and I hosted the emails on domains.live.com (Outlook free domain email hosting). A user (user@example.com) forgot his password, and his security question, so if he ...
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How to unstack emails in Hotmail/outlook.com

I utterly hate how Hotmail/outlook.com stacks all emails in a thread together, so if I email from an old email, it stacks and gets lost. How can I change this option?
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What counts as “signing in” for Windows Live Mail's 365-day requirement?

Whenever set up Windows Live Mail (Hotmail) to forward emails from one account to another, you get the following message: Important note: Please sign in at least once every 365 days—otherwise your ...
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Can I use Outlook.com to email a group BCC by default?

I created an email group in Outlook.com's webmail service. When I email the group, I have to remember each time to switch to BCC to avoid disclosing the group email addresses. I want to know how to ...
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Set Up my own domain on Outlook.com - Trying to get emails into outlook

Ok briefly I have done the following Set up my own domain for outlook.com to manage the hosting. So my email id is not * Email address is removed for privacy What I then wanted to do is get Email ...
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Hotmail password not being recognized

I cannot sign in to my Hotmail address. Over the last few weeks when I have attempted to sign in to my email page, Outlook does not recognize my password. I therefore change it & remember it as ...
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Exchange ActiveSync (EAS) settings for Outlook 2013 with Microsoft CUSTOM Live Domains / Outlook.com account [closed]

If anyone can make this work, or find the person at Microsoft responsible for randomly setting EAS server names for Outlook.com accounts and Microsoft live custom domains (see ...
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Does the new Outlook.com have other calendars?

Google Calendar has an option of adding ready-made calendars like certain holidays for country/religion. I wonder if there is something similar for the Outlook.com calendar. I really want to add my ...
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People contacts on Outlook.com fail to completely download

just started after an update. rest of Outlook/hotmail/calendar works fine. only occurs to my email account while on only one desktop machine. spouses account works fine on problem machine, my account ...
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E-mails going to POP Folder

Some of my e-mails go to a POP folder and then are not accessible through my inbox. How can I delete the POP folder on my e-mail account so that all of my e-mails go into my inbox folder?
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Spell check and receipt of email on outlook.com [duplicate]

I have Internet Explorer 8 but it is not showing spelling errors on Outlook.com. Also there is no spell check button on tool bar - I've looked when creating an email. Help
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Weird date display on Windows Live Calendar task view

In the Task view within Windows Live Calendar, this is how my to-do items appear: What is not user friendly about the Sat DD/10 is that it could be any Saturday in the month of October. Why the ...
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How do I stop Google Chrome from translating English to English in Outlook.com

Google Chrome is translating English to English in Outlook.com. I am in the Czech Republic. Unfortunately the translation of my English to English is making my emails not make sense. Google had a ...
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How can I log into several Outlook accounts online at the same time?

I have two accounts, one @live.co.uk and another @hotmail.co.uk. I used to be able to log into one and then switch between the accounts without signing out/in again by using the menu in the top right. ...
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Spell Checker in [duplicate]

While writing an eMail in Outlook with IE8, there is no Spell Check on the tool bar, nor, is the misspelled word underlined in RED. How do you turn on Spell Check ? Where do you find it ? Thank ...
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outlook.com changes to groups don't save [duplicate]

When hotmail was switched to outlook.com I started having a very specific problem: Now, when I edit my groups, the changes don't save. I'll go into a group (in "People" tab), remove a person, it ...
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How to stop Gmail from adding 'Spam::' to redirected messages?

My job uses Outlook Webmail, so I've set it up (from a VM, since some settings are hidden outside MSIE) to redirect all mail to my Gmail address. However, Gmail is not fooled, and adds 'Spam::' to ...
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Export email from Outlook 365

How can I export a folder of emails from Outlook 365 using the web interface? (not using the Outlook PC app)
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How do I send an email to a list of people without them seeing the other email addresses?

I have a group of friends and family that I would like to send an email to, but I don't want everyone to see everyone's email address at the top. How do I do this?
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How do I access Outlook.com without giving them my phone number or another email address?

Outlook.com is asking for a personal phone number or alternate email address to “improve my security” and won't let me access my account without compliance. How do I bypass this? Or, how do I ...
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How to insert an inline image from URL in Hotmail and Yahoo

How do you add an inline image from a URL in Hotmail and Yahoo? Gmail allows it simply by: https://support.google.com/mail/answer/148408