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How can I create a group from an email in Outlook.com

In Outlook.com (formerly Hotmail) I have received an email that went to about 30 email addresses. How can I create a group from those addresses without having to enter each one individually?
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Gmail: Hiding the original FROM sender address when using “Send As”?

When sending from Gmail's web app on an account configured to send mail from another email account (in my case, another Gmail address), is there no way to conceal the original account's email address? ...
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How can I search old deleted emails going back a couple of years in Outlook.com?

Is it possible to search old Hotmail/Outlook deleted emails? If so, how please?
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Google Docs invitation to edit on my Outlook email address

I have got an invitation to edit a Google doc on my outlook.com email address, but every time I click on the link, I get the message “You need permission”. I am signed in to my Gmail account as well ...
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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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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 ...
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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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Use Gmail to send and receive e-mail from a outlook account

Basically, I want to use my Gmail account to send and receive my e-mails from my outlook.com account. I want to be able to send e-mail as outlook.com from Gmail. I am looking a lot for this problem, ...
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Cannot empty the Deleted folder in outlook.com

I cannot empty my Deleted folder in Outlook.com. It has grown enormous—more than 300,000 messages. Many messages have been duplicated 10 or more times. I simply want to completely purge this ...
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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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Groups in outlook

I want to add new contacts to already set up groups in outlook. I have followed all instructions, but I do not have 'Groups' now at the top to select, I did for a while but it has disappeared, how do ...
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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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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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Has my outlook.com account been compromised?

When I log in to my outlook.com email account I get this message: Clicking No..., because I did't request a security info change, shows this message: The last two digits match and old number of ...
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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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Why doesn't adding a link or image to my signature work?

I have a business email account hooked up to Outlook.com (as a POP email / send from address). I'm trying to add a rich signature with social media links. When I add an <a> or <img> tag ...
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What does the light colored bar mean next to my Outlook.com appointments?

Next to some of my appointments in Outlook.com, there is a light colored bar. I have no idea what it means. I've read it's to make a distinction between all-day appointments and appointments with an ...
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Edit an existing email address in a Hotmail group

I have various groups and occasionally a contact in a group changes their email address. How do I just change the address without having to delete the whole contact and start over? Also, I cannot ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Running Hotmail conversations oldest to newest (like Gmail)

Hotmail has Gmail-style conversations nowadays, but they're exactly backwards, in my personal opinion: they run newest to oldest, rather than oldest to newest. I can change the order of the thread ...
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Can't remove contacts from “TO” list and they aren't in my Contacts list in Hotmail

My Hotmail had been hacked in the past and used to send out spam. Changing the password seems to have stopped it. I now have about 5 porno sounding contacts that show up when I compose a new email ...
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How do I access a locked Hotmail account?

I am not in my home country and I just wanted to access my Hotmail. It’s locked as it is asking for phone verification which is not possible for me. My previous phone number was of my home country and ...
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Gmail + Google Apps Sync + Outlook send mail as

Win7-64 / Outlook 2010 / GAS 3.5.370.990 We use Google Apps for Business. Our company main domain @abc with other domains (e.g. @xyz) associated. Our primary email setting is with the @abc domain. I ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Outlook - changes to Contacts in May 2013

I am trying to use Outlook. GROUPS has been changed recently, (April 2013) You can no longer select a contact and the go to Manage groups, and the little drop down 'v' next to All has disappeared. ...
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Daily send limit for outlook.com with a custom domain?

Does anyone know the daily send limit when you've added a custom domain to outlook.com? I was planning on using http://domains.live.com to add an account, but I couldn't find a daily send limit ...
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Outlook.com send folder shows incorrect “to” addresses

I recently migrated all my gmail into outlook.com. I did that via POP3 fetch and my gmail sent mail went into my outlook.com inbox. I then fixed that by searching all mails with me as the sender and ...
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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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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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How to bind exchange server to outlook.com?

I am working at a company. I have an exchange server account like abc@abccompony.com. I also have a personal account abc@hotmail.com. My question is if is it possible to bind my exchange server to ...
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Remove all occurrences of a category in Outlook.com

I used to have rules in my Hotmail account (now outlook.com) that added specific categories to each email I received. I just removed those rules and reorganized my folders and now I don't want ...
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Microsoft account Home page shows details of a different user!

In fact, the "Home" page shows the name and email address of the previously logged in user if you use the same browser session!? For example, I access this through outlook.com: Go to outlook.com ...
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Sending Ghost Messages

I have Office 365. In Outlook, my outbox is empty. At the bottom of my Outlook screen is a message that states "Sending message 2 of 3" or "Sending message 1 of 2". There, again, is nothing that is ...
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How to backup emails from www.outlook.com

I have lots of emails stored in www.outlook.com (previously called www.hotmail.com). I’d like to export all emails at once and back them up on my hard drive. How can I do that?
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How to create a Windows Vista Shortcut to Specific Hotmail Message?

When I open a specific message in Hotmail and I create a Windows Vista Shortcut to that Specific Hotmail Message, and when I click the shortcut I created, I get a list of messages in the folder, not ...
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How do I delete “messaging” in the left column of my home page in Outlook.com

I have Windows 7 and use Outlook.com. I have cleared the right column with adblocker but recently "messaging" has appeared at the bottom of the left column below my folders. I dont want this, but ...
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Can I reuse my security information over several email accounts?

Well, I am trying to consolidate all my logins onto one email account and close the ones I won't be using anymore. If I close an email account that uses some of my security info and I make a new ...
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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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In Outlook.com when I print Sent emails it does not print out the list of attachments even though they are displayed on the screen

In Outlook.com, when I print a Sent Email that has attachments, the printout does not include the list of attachments even though they are displayed on the screen.