The different between: Outlook Express, Microsoft Outlook and Outlook.com

In recent months inexperienced users on the Internet have had a tremendous and with some confusion shake, so we will leave some things clear.

Outlook Express, Microsoft Outlook and Outlook.com are not the same thing.

Each is a product of Microsoft, are designed to send and receive emails as a cornerstone, having regard all three as the same name may sound familiar to someone known or question and think the same thing, but is not well.

Outlook Express

It is an implementation of Microsoft's construct to send and receive emails, made ​​to run installed in the Microsoft Windows operating system and dates back to 1997.

In 2009 ceased to be a working application, ie, no updates and no new versions, he was succeeded by Windows Live Mail Outlook Express came installed by default in Windows.

Microsoft Outlook

Often confused with Outlook Express is an application that comes in the package of Microsoft Office. Its latest version is 2010 and the last update was released in 2011. This is an application for managing emails, an improved version of Outlook that has many more tools and better support.

Outlook.com

It's the new version with new features Hotmail.com, faster, easier to use and tools to use web mail system on tablet and mobile devices with tremendous ease.

Logout Outlook

To be safe always logout of Outlook. What are the drawbacks of having an Outlook account open?

By having the account open, anyone with access to the web browser where were you can see your inbox.

Unfortunately your browser does not close the session is closed so do not guarantee security when leaving your inbox.

Steps to log Outlook
At the top right of the screen, click on your name, then a menu will be displayed, click on Logout.

Features of Outlook email

The launch of Outlook email surprised many, so much so that many users do not know their operation. So we will show you some of the features of Outlook email.

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Chart appearance
The appearance of the Outlook tray closely resembles the look of Windows 8 is the Metro style. Much more minimalist, with few links, tools are concatenated buttons.

Looking assimilated to Windows 8, Outlook has a faster editor where you only see a box where you enter the address of the sender, subject and message body.

Connecting to social networks
Life is becoming more social, more online and shared is better. So Outlook.com has quick links to Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin.

Youtube videos can be viewed directly through the active view, a tool that allows you to view remote content directly in the input box.

Messaging
Outlook lets you chat with your friends on Skype and /or Facebook. This new release makes contact can communicate with any connected wherever you are.

Other Features
You can send attachments of up to 300 Mb

Open Outlook from Skype

Have trouble opening the Outlook inbox? It turns out that several users have sent us doubt about making to open Outlook from Skype messenger in automatic form.

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The solution is easy, for now we must open Outlook from a web browser like Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox. In the toolbar will place www.outlook.com and ready.

Why is this happening?

Microsoft bought Skype so became the official instant messaging program. Windows Live Messenger disappeared rather merged with this powerful application, the problem is that above Windows Live Messenger had an icon to click automatically going to the inbox of Hotmail, well Skype for now do not have to we do not have anything else to do but to avail ourselves of the web browser.
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