Windows Live ID is now Microsoft Account

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The most crucial and important part of Windows 8’s integration with Windows Live has been reformed today. Windows Live, the brand name of a suite of web based services (Hotmail, SkyDrive and Messenger) has been finally dissolved. In the latest post on the official Windows 8 blog site, Microsoft’s Chris Jones writes about how Windows […]

Now Recover/Retrieve deleted emails from your Windows Live Hotmail Inbox

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You may be have deleted one important e-mail which you don’t know how to get it back! But now Hotmail provides ability to recover deleted emails. Microsoft has evolved Hotmail’s Deleted folder and added a link to recover messages that were deleted from Inbox. Whenever you click on it; Hotmail tries to recover deleted messages […]

How to Import mail and contacts from Yahoo, Hotmail, AOL and other POP3 accounts to Gmail


Google has introduced a new or improved feature to import mail and contacts from 3rd party mail accounts to Gmail account. The feature allows importing mail and contacts from Yahoo, Hotmail, AOL and other webmail or POP3 accounts. It’s just a 3-Step process and the article describes you to import mail and contacts in Gmail. […]

Get Hotmail Email Notifications on the Taskbar, Just Pin it!

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Today Microsoft introduces an easy way to keep eyes on Hotmail Inbox updates i.e. Email Notifications. In which, pinned Hotmail site displays the number of unread messages in Taskbar since your last successful session. And it clears the counter as you read messages. Group Program Manager, Hotmail Dick Craddock says- We’ve been working on taking […]

Microsoft introduces Hotmail Aliases to secure your account

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Windows Live team is ready to take on Gmail service one again. They rolled out Alias feature to Windows Live Hotmail worldwide. The new aliasing feature makes it easy to use a different email address and still get all the benefits of Hotmail without having to change your primary email address and online identity. Email aliases let you […]

FIX: Microsoft Office Outlook Error: 3202 0x8DE00005, occurred during Send/Receive Progress


You may have experience an error 0x8DE00005 while synchronizing your Hotmail account in Microsoft Office Outlook. Task ‘’ reported error (0x8DE00005) : This account does not have permission to synchronize your mail. To sign up to gain permission to synchronize with this account, please go to and join the notification list for this Windows Live […]

Facebook chat integrated to Windows Live Messenger

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Windows Live Team added chat capability with Facebook contacts in Messenger since the Messenger beta refresh back in August for US, UK, France, Brazil, Germany, and Russia only. And today with advent of the final version of Windows Live Messenger, Facebook chat capability has been made available to 30.1 million Messenger customers in 7 additional […]

Use Windows Live Mobile SMS Service and get inbox alerts, read and reply to email via your mobile phones

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With the advent of Windows Live Wave 4, Microsoft has started serving your email alerts to your mobile phone. Using this service you can get alerts when you receive an e-mail message & read and reply to email whether you have web-enabled mobile phone or not. The service is available to all Windows Live Hotmail […]

The new Hotmail Wave 4 is now available to everyone!

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Microsoft has confirmed that the up-gradation process is now complete. Over 350 million customers owning 1.3 billion inboxes have been upgraded to latest edition of free email messaging platform Hotmail Wave 4. The rollout of Wave 4 has been done. Microsoft introduced Hotmail Wave 4 in May 2010 and the up-gradation process started on the […]