As we know Windows Live Wave 4 is coming soon and few changes have been done already to Hotmail. Currently changes are available to selected users of Windows Live Hotmail and good thing is that our few accounts have been upgraded to Wave 4.
In the post, you will find changes, that have been seen so far to Hotmail and will be rolled out soon to everyone.
What’s new in Windows Live Hotmail
Auto Refresh Inbox: Inbox is refreshed when a user is logged into WebIM, instead of after 60 seconds.
Auto Save Drafts: Emails automatically saved to drafts as they are composed. Current auto save is set to 3 minutes.
Keyboard Shortcuts: Keyboard shortcuts are introduced, including shortcuts to match both Yahoo and Gmail. See Windows Live Hotmail Shortcuts.
Contact Picker Improvements:
# Edit contacts in compose
# Recent email data used in Auto-Complete and Contact Picker
# Copy/Paste enabled in Internet Explorer
# “Verify Recipients” feature added
Download all attachments: Multiple attachments to an email can be downloaded together as a .ZIP file.
WebIM Contact List: “View Online Contacts” added.
Mobile browser improvements: backend changes are being made to improve and optimize mobile performance.
Action Bar at bottom of page: Reply/Forward/Delete is now available from both the top and bottom of an email.