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How can I send a message to an Outlook group?

I want to send a group email from my Outlook.com account, how do I do it?
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How to see my Hotmail/Outlook.com mailbox size?

How do i see how much space do my Outlook.com emails take?
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Can I view the email properties in one line in Outlook.com like one can in Outlook 2013

It'd help me better manage my emails if I could view the subject and sender of an email in one line instead of 2. Like one can in Outlook 2013. Is there any way to do this in Outlook.com ?
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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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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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Outlook 2013 to outlook.com mail or vice versa

Not sure if I'm in the right space, but is there ANY way that I can get my Outlook 2013 emails from the collection of private domains I have to sync up to 2013? OR alternatively Do I need to sign ...
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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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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? [duplicate]

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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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 visualstudio.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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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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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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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
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Transferring imgur images to Outlook.com

How do I transfer an image from my Imgur account to my Outlook.com account? I want to use it as a signature. I copied the URL and pasted it into my email but it didn't work.
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Verify alias for custom domain on outlook.com

Much like a previous question, how can I verify the alias fullname@example.com under the account name@example.com when the alias is not an email account! Contrary to what the previous answer ...
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How to remove the > character when replying to email?

Whenever I reply to an email on Outlook.com it adds the > character to the beginning of every line in the previous email. Is there a way to stop that from happening?
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Is there anything like “recent mode” in Outlook.com?

Gmail has a feature called "recent mode" for its POP access: https://support.google.com/mail/answer/47948 Does Outlook.com have a feature like that?
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Now that TrueSwitch has been shutdown, how can I import emails from Gmail to Outlook.com?

I'm in the process of migrating from Gmail to Outlook.com, following the steps described in this tutorial. The last step is to import the old emails from Gmail to Outlook.com, using TrueSwitch. ...
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POP Bandwidth increases every month because Outlook.com does not download and delete mails from my server when checking mail

I have a server with a domain on, I am using Outlook.com to connect to the server via POP and check my mail. The option to keep a copy of mail on the server is not and never has been checked. ...
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Sent email name [duplicate]

When I send an email from my hotmail account the receiver of the email will see the name of the sender as first_name second_name (Joe Carpenter). Now for my gmail account I want to do the same thing ...
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How to reset primary Outlook alias back to my Hotmail ID

I want to change the Primary Alias for my mail account back to the original Hotmail ID (I had added an Outlook ID and set it as Primary Alias). How do I do this?
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How do I send a draft message that was saved before ?

In Outlook.com, where is the action key / link for "SEND"? All I now have is a copy of my message in my Drafts folder.
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Can I save email attachments directly to SkyDrive?

How can I save email attachments in Hotmail directly to my SkyDrive without first downloading them to my computer?
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Group lists in the new outlook

None of the groups I had previously created in hotmail are showing up in the new hotmail outlook. I have read your suggestions for other people, but when I open People there is no tab on the top that ...
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How do I export Facebook contacts I have linked to in Hotmail/Outlook web email?

How do I export Facebook contacts I have linked to in Outlook web email? I can see all my Facebook contacts in the pane to the left, but when I select Manage>Export only the actual Hotmail/Outlook ...