Outlook added a new function which lets you save emails on OneNote with a pair of clicks. Users can create backups of their mails and edit them on notes blog. Users must select the blog and sections of OneNote where each email will be saved.
How to save an email on OneNote
To save an email on OneNote you must right click on the message and then select the option ¨Save on OneNote¨.
On the window, you must select the section of OneNote where you want to save the email.
If you wish to work with the mail you can click on the link ¨Check on OneNote¨ If you want to see it later you must click on apps laucher of Outlook.com and enter to OneNote.
Microsoft adds Sunrise Calendar on Outlook apps like did it before with Acompli mail app. First changes based on Sunrise can be seen on new Outlook for iOS updates and Outlook for Android.
Outlook Mobile CEO reported that in the short term, new Sunrise functions will be added. Sunrise will stop working and also will dissapear from Apple Store. Microsoft decided to give them a reasonable time to make the changes.
In next Outlook updates, 3D Touch will be also added. New updates based on Acompli and Sunrise will be incorporated on Outlook when Windows 10 Mobile is launched.
Windows 8.1 can be updated to Windows 10 Mobile on first days of December.
Instagram social network launched a new app named Boomerang. This app was developed under the concept of images in movement or life photos based on snapshots of many images taken in high speed to create a short video.
Boomerang displays videos of 4 seconds and can be watched forwards or backwards. Boomerangs can be saved in horizontal or vertical mode.
Results can be shared on Instagram profiles. The concept of life photo or selfies in movement is not new, in fact you can do the process with a native apps of new iPhone.
Boomerang adds to apps of Instagram family with Hyperlapse and Layout. Boomerang will be available on Ios and Android, but Instagram apps will take a while to arrive to Windows Phone.
This article shows how to save data and battery setting email sync on Outlook Windows Phone. If your mail is sync to download message constantly, your data plan will expire faster and battery too. This happens on phones which users receive many daily emails.
Email sync is very simple. First of all you must enter to Outlook app and press the tree suspensive points. Then select ¨Setup¨.
Then press the sync button and select the time you wish your phone download new emails. To do that, select the convenient option on ¨Download new content¨. The option ¨According my use¨, is the best choice because the app will define which is the most effective sync based on email use.
Then go to the flange ¨Download mail from¨ and select the three last days so the mail won´t download older messages each time you open the app.
To make the changes, click on the mark when you finish setting up the sync.
Complete or incomplete emails:
This option also saves data and battery. If messages are full downloaded with images and videos, they will take more space, so you must setup which emails are going to show less data. Then you can order to download data manually if you think it is necessary.
To use this option, click on ¨Setup¨ and then unmark the option ¨Always download full messages and images from internet¨.
Security CEO Wesley Wineberg received U$S 24.000 for discovering a security fail on Outlook.com. Microsoft has a reward system which gives to people who discover mistakes a money reward. Those errors or mistakes should be reported to the company and the reward is given.
In this case, the mistake was on the authentication system that Outlook uses when it connects to a user´s account and an external app. Same procedure as the question for users who are with an external app with permission to use personal data.
Wesley Wineberg discovered that if a person creates a false app and skip this procedure, it can be entered to user´s account. This weak used by cyber hackers could open the ways to other weaknesses like hydra virus.
There weren´t problems for Outlook during the process. We highlight Microsoft rewards.
Outlook for Web will renew the platform and now it is available. You can see all Outlook for Web changes on the new Outlook version which users can enter if they have an Office 365 account. New platform has a clearer design and new functions which bring users a unique experience.
New Outlook for web includes a task bar which works in every section: Mails, Tasks, Calendar and Contacts. It also adds new tools like Pin, a yellow marker to highlight main e-mails.
Outlook for web has an images editor that you can attach or add to new e-mails. You can also modify the image size, rotate it, add borders, frames, shadows and lights.
New emojins for chat and 2 calendars were also added so you can use them apart from the general one: a birthday calendar and a holiday one.
In the short term, Outlook.com users will receive some of these functions.
Outlook.com keeps adding apps to it´s apps launcher. Docs.com is a service which lets you share public docs.
Docs.com is like a social network where you can share your Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Sway and Office Mix docs. The service shws all docs and you will be able to publish single ones or doc collections.
Docs.com has an important place on common search engines so shared docs can arrive to many people. Those who visit the docs can also add their opinions.
Users can also know the number of times this doc has been visited and downloaded. Published docs on Docs.com can be also shared on social networks like Facebook and Twitter and each one has a web link which can be sent to contacts. At the moment, Docs.com is also available in English but has a very interesting platform. If Docs button hasn´t appeared yet on your Outlook.com inbox, you can enter from here.
OndDrive received a new update which includes extra tools and functions. Basically, new functions improve user´s experience with shared files.
From now on, users will be able to add shared folders on their desks. Remember that before these news, to enter to a shared folder with other users you needed to access to Shared section, but now you can add it straight to the desk.
This function lets you enter easier to shared files, if you delete the folder from your desk, you won´t affect the original one. The folder will have the same size on user´s cloud already created and shared.
Another news is that users will receive notifications when a shared file is being edited. OneDrive will send notifications online on mobile apps and other connected devices to OneDrive, Apple Watch among them. Continue reading →
Livetext is a message app which works via audio and video Communications and with texts. The app will be available on Ios and Android.
Videochats are the most remarkable way to express emotions. According to Yahoo!, videocalls are always limited to private media so they delete audio and give importante to text lines.
Livetext launches a platform where video and text join together like captions on movies. Many other video apps like Skype and FacebookMessenger let you interchange text chats and video. To use Livetex will be necessary to download the app and create an account. Then users can send invitations using stored contacts on the phone.
Livetext was approved in Taiwan, Hong Kong and Ireland. Next week will be available on USA, Canada, Germany, England and France.
Outlook.com will be part of Office 365. During this week, a small users group entered to a new Outlook.com platform. Mail service will still be free and will also receive many new features.
Outlook.com will have many Office 365 features as Cuttler tool and the chance to install apps. These new tools will be added one by one on beta Outlook.com version.
Here are some of new Outlook.com features:
You can add colours to your categories
You can know the procedence of emails that appear on main list
If you open the apps launcher, many apps like Bing and MSN appear. Tasks is the most remarkable: This app slides a Calendar and becomes independent. There you can program and enter to your daily tasks.
Themes are also included and also many colour options Users will have more options to custom their email account.
Chance to see attached files on Outlook.com inbox. You can also answer to the emails with opened docs as well.
It´s been 4 years since Microsoft bought VoIP Skype call service and added to their programs. One year later, Redmond´s company erased MSN Windows Live Messenger and moved all the accounts to Skype.
Skype is actually the most important messenger service, especially with the add of calling and videocalling to Outlook.com. In fact, a couple of weeks ago, email inbox has updated with a new Skype app. Now you can also communicate with your older Windows Live Messenger contacts and new ones from Outlook.com.
If you have an Outlook.com account you also have an Skype one and a profile comes with it. New Skype profile is in a renewing process. If you want to find it you must enter to account setup. Nowadays is only available in English, but it is very easy to modify it. You can change the name to show, add a phone number, add a profile photo, etc.
To enter to Skype profile just follow these steps: First of all, log in your Outlook.com account and then:
Click on the name of the account and select ¨Account setup¨
Click on ¨Your information¨. Then clilck on ¨Go to Skype profile¨