Windows Live Essentials 2012 Released

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When Microsoft renamed Windows Live brand, everyone wonder what will be the fate of Windows Live Essentials after separation from web services, and new versions of Messaging, Mail, Calendar and Photos etc. are introduced as part of Windows 8; which miss lots of features present in Live Essentials counterparts. The only question was “Will we […]

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 […]

An update to Windows Live Essentials 2011 (Wave 4)

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Microsoft always serves quality of service and continuing by releasing an update to Windows Live Essentials 2011 which updates Windows Live apps to version 15.4.3555.0308. This update primarily addresses improved performance and quality of service associated with suite. This update improves performance in Windows Live Essentials 2011. The following list describes these changes: Setup: During […]

Windows Phone 7 “Mango” RTM’d

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Today Microsoft has officially announced that Windows Phone 7 Team has signed off “Mango” RTM build and developers may get early bits very soon. Earlier this morning, the Windows Phone development team officially signed off on the release to manufacturing (RTM) build of “Mango” – the latest version of the Windows Phone operating system,” Terry […]

Windows Live Essentials 2011 Offline Installer Available, Download Now

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Windows Live Essentials a free program that helps you do more with photos, movies, instant messaging, email, blogging, family safety, and more. Recently Microsoft rolled out a newer release we have brought direct links of installers including both (online and offline) exclusively for you. The latest and greatest version of Windows Live Essentials 2011 is 15.4.3538.0513 and same […]

Now Chat with AIM buddies in Gmail


Google has enhanced its chatting capabilities in Gmail and now allows users to chat with AIM users even if you don’t have AIM account. Microsoft did the same and integrated Facebook chat in Messenger. So it seems Google is getting inspired with Microsoft idea and following the same to increase activity in Gmail. Now you […]

QFE1 for Windows Live Essentials 2011 released through Microsoft Update

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Today, Microsoft released the QFE1 (QFE stands for Quick Fix Engineering) for Windows Live Essentials, which is being served through Microsoft Update. This update primarily addresses the top quality-related issues, were reported after Windows Live Essentials 2011 RTW availability. It includes: In Messenger, A couple of issues fixed where in some cases you could not […]

How to Change the Language of Windows Live Essentials

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Now you don’t need first remove the Windows Live programs like Messenger, Writer, Mail etc. completely to use a different language than English without download and install a separate version with the language. Windows Live Essentials is a suite of free programs to help you edit and share photos and personal videos, manage your email […]

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 […]

Download: Windows Live Essentials 2011 beta refresh available now

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Today Microsoft released the beta 2 of Windows Live Essentials suite that originally released on June 24. The package has come with important changes across all the components. Microsoft says, “we’ve been able to improve the quality of the software and have fixed over 75% of reported crashes.” Windows Live Essentials includes beta versions of […]