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Outlook.com only syncs new email, not migrated email from Google apps account

Given Google's recent anti consumer/startup policies (no activesync on new iOS devices,no new Google apps free tier) we have migrated our custom domain email from Google Apps (essentially gmail) to ...
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Can't find “People” category in Outlook.com

I'm unable to find the "People" (formerly called Contacts) icon on my Mail Page of the new Outlook.com . My friends say there should be a little check to click on at the top left hand side of the page ...
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Mobile version of Outlook.com not working properly on my Android

How do I view my new Outlook.com version of Hotmail as a mobile version as I used to before. The Outlook.com version does not work properly on my Android mobile phone.
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How do I edit a group contact list in my Hotmail account now that it uses Outlook?

I was automatically switched to Outlook to manage my Hotmail account. Now I want to edit contacts in a group and can't find any listings for any of the groups I made. I can put them in the TO: box ...
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I cannot open my Outlook emails ever since they switched from Hotmail

Ever since Hotmail was switched to Outlook.com, I could no longer open my emails. The emails are shown there, but it does not open even if I try to open it. How do I resolve this and resume viewing ...
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Outlook.com - Printing Problem

With Outlook.com - whenever I try to print an email of say 3 pages, it only prints the screen view and 2/3 of the page width. I've resorted to emailing emails I need to print to my "spare" email to ...
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How to copy and paste email list on Outlook.com?

With Hotmail I could copy and paste email addresses and send. I tried this with the new Outlook and it will not work.
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Where to find Spell check on Outlook.com?

Since Hotmail.com is now Outlook.com, can anyone please tell me where the spell check is? If there isn't one, please let me know when there will be one?
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How can I avoid Outlook adding “on behalf of” on my outgoing emails?

I have 2-3 different email accounts, and I would like to manage them within a single interface (without a desktop app). With my main email (Hotmail) I have defined the other 2 emails, the problem is ...
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How can I switch back to Hotmail from Outlook.com

My Hotmail has been switched to Outlook.com automatically and I do not like the Outlook at all. I just need to get my Hotmail back and tried to do the steps mentioned. I can't find the sentence on how ...
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Outlook.com contacts mingled

Two related questions: It seems that Outlook.com "People" has mingled my Google contacts and my Facebook contacts. Can I separate them? If I delete contacts in Google will they be automatically ...
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Is there a DNS Blacklist check for Hotmail/Live accounts?

We have a domain which is having issues sending emails to @hotmail and @live addresses. If you add the domain to safe senders it goes through no problem at all. However, sending to a random ...
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“Select all” contacts for e-mail in Outlook?

I was just involuntarily switched over to Outlook.com from Hotmail. I need to regularly "select all" contacts for bulk e-mails. I have not been able to figure out how to do that now that it's changed. ...
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How do I get all my Hotmail emails into Gmail? [closed]

How do I transfer all my Hotmail folders and emails into my Gmail account, before years of emails get lost? Is it possible for me to do this with very basic skills? I use a Mac computer so installing ...
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Outlook.com adds extra characters in plain text emails eg =OA= for a new line

When I send a plain text message using Outlook.com (my Hotmail recently got upgraded to Outlook automatically), where the body is: subscribe mailinglist-users myemail@hotmail.com the actual message ...
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How can I selectively filter email messages and redirect them from Outlook.com?

How does one selectively filter an email message and redirect it from Outlook.com?
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How to Search Outlook.com Deleted Mail?

How can I search within my deleted emails in outlook.com? (Or, for that matter, live.com.) Advanced search allows searches of folders but the "Deleted" folder is not an option. I am sweeping old ...
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Change back to Hotmail from Outlook.com [duplicate]

I have been changed from Hotmail to Outlook.com and I am not satisfied with the new webmail system. Is there any way that I can switch back to Hotmail from this new Outlook.com service?
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I cannot register a specific Hotmail account

I'm sending an email to let's say xyz@hotmail.com and Hotmail returns error email that the email was not delivered to xyz@hotmail.com Same as when the account does not exist. So I have tried to ...
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How to import emails from IMAP supporting email provider to Outlook.com?

My current email provider does not support POP or POP3, but does support IMAP. How to import emails from that web-mail account to Outlook.com?
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Custom domain used with Hotmail account expired, still can log in, but not receive

I had linked a free co.cc domain name to create a Hotmail account which has now expired. I no longer have access to that domain, and I don't have access to that account on the co.cc registrar. I'm ...
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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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Linking to Hotmail's Junk folder?

How would I create a link that takes a given user, who is logged in to Hotmail in their browser, straight to their Hotmail's junk folder? We're a new website and we send out a verification code via ...
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Adding many similar inbox rules in Outlook 365

I want to create several very similar inbox rules in Outlook 365. In Outlook 2007, I could do this by creating one rule, then use the Copy command and edit the part that needs to change. In Outlook ...
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Show original links in Outlook 365

In the Outlook component of Microsoft Office 365, when reading an email that contains a link, the link is shown as https://<server>.outlook.com/owa/redir.aspx?C=<alphanumeric ...
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Turn off smooth scrolling in Office 365

In the Outlook component of Microsoft Office 365, when jumping between mails in a conversation, the email pane scrolls back and forth at varying speed for a second or two until it settles on its ...
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outlook.com differnt names for alias

How to put a different name on outlook.com alias? I have my main address with my real first name and last name. I set up an alias, but when I send emails with it, I don't want my real first and last ...
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Check Hotmail message was actually sent when session expired while sending

How would I know my email has been sent through Hotmail when at the time I send the email it said my Hotmail session expired? Would the email appear seen in the send folder? During the time I was ...
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Change Time Format in Outlook.com

How do I change the time format in outlook.com? By default, it is 24 hour format, but I'd like to change it to 12 hour format. There doesn't seem to be any option to change it in the settings menu ...
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How to open new tabs for each mail (Gmail, Yahoo, Outlook/Hotmail…)?

Yahoo's old (classic) design allowed me to quickly middle-click each mail link and open in a new tab. I like having one tab open with the complete list of recent mails in my Inbox, and separate tabs ...
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How can I move emails from one Hotmail account to another?

I want to switch between two Hotmail (outlook.com) accounts and move all my stored emails to the new account. Perhaps this was a bit wishful thinking but I can't even seem to forward multiple emails ...
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Change from Outlook.com back to Hotmail [duplicate]

I had a Hotmail account but it changed to Outlook.com . I really want my Hotmail settings back - anyone know how I can make my Outlook.com account change back to my Hotmail one? I still have the ...
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Do email services send sender's IP address?

If I'm going to receive/send email through Gmail/Hotmail/Yahoo, would I be able to see the IP of the sender? I know there's nothing to do with the IP but would it give away the location from where I'm ...
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Does Hotmail or Outlook.com have a feature where appending a plus sign or a dot to an email address will still have it sent to the same address?

Gmail has this feature where appending a plus ("+") sign or a dot to an email address will still have it sent to the same address. This makes it easier to filter emails sent to you, by checking which ...
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How to view .eml files in Outlook.com?

I was sent an e-mail with .eml files attached. Outlook.com disaplys them as Blocked. How do I view eml files in Outlook.com?
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What Hotmail option omits the “>” character on each line of a forwarded message? [closed]

Whenever I forward Hotmail messages, the > character is added to the front of each line. I have searched for options to stop this but can find nothing, and it is really annoying. How can I change ...
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Outlook.com lost draft

Just now, I was working on a draft on outlook.com. I saved the draft and then started composing a new email. I finished sending the email and then went back into my Drafts to look at the draft I was ...
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How much hotmail capacity do I have? [closed]

How do I find out how much free space do I have in hotmail?
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How can I configure Outlook.com new message keyboard shortcut?

The Outlook/Live/Hotmail keyboard for Create new message is Ctrl+N... this always opens a new instance of my browser. This is not what I want and means I can't avoid the need to keep on reaching for ...
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Problem logging in to outlook.com with my MS account

Am very excited by the new web mail client at outlook.com. When I try to login, I am still ending up in the old hotmail client. I've searched the forums for clues as to how to get around this – but ...
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How to add all addresses in Outlook.com inbox to safe senders list

My problem right now is that there are lot of email addresses which I've already added to the safe senders list in Gmail, but not yet in Outlook.com. So how can I add all the addresses in my email ...
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How does the storage limit work on Outlook.com?

I recently created an account on Outlook.com and installed the Outlook Communicator Plugin in Outlook 2007 in order to sync my existing mail onto Outlook.com. It was going fine for a few hours (the ...
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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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Is there a way to delete single imported contact from people hub in Outlook.com?

The title says it all. Outlook.com has the option to import contacts from several sources. However, I would like to delete some people which were imported from Facebook. Is there a way to delete ...
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Setting Hotmail to cache fewer old messages

Whenever I have a tab open with Hotmail running in Chrome, it takes up a large chunk of memory (around 250 M). I've had the account for a long time, so I have a ton of email messages stored in it. ...
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Gmail conversations missing in new Outlook.com account

I just signed up for a new Outlook.com account and synced my existing Gmail account with my Windows Live account. However, when I view my Gmail messages within Outlook.com the only messages that show ...
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How to convert from Hotmail to Outlook.com?

I registered for Outlook.com with my Hotmail email address and am not unable to figure out how to convert my Hotmail account over to Outlook. I can no longer log in to Hotmail to "upgrade".
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How to configure Hotmail to delete emails on server?

I use Hotmail to pull down emails from my pop server but I cannot find a way to have hotmail delete them on the server once they are downloaded. The result is my email box is full. I cannot find a ...
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How can I delete all my Hotmail contacts?

I've done some research but I couldn't find any helpful answer. Is there a way to delete all Hotmail contacts at once? The reason is that some spam emails are sent automatically to my contacts, and ...
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Does Hotmail offer two-factor authentication?

I've read multiple news articles that claim Hotmail offers two-factor authentication. One of the articles describes Hotmail's system, saying ...whenever you go to Hotmail...you can choose to get a ...