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Hotmail? Outlook?
They are websites that are devoted to the collection of spam emails, so that your gmail account can be used exclusively for your useful emails.
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hotmail will never die biggrin.gif
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Now if they could only make it easier to recover my hotmail password. Lost it since HS and it's linked to my HS email so no one in their support center will help me, because apparently I'm not myself.... :/
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can some of you advanced hotmail/outlook users show us some advanced techniques? hotmail seems to be behind compared to yahoo and gmail.

like someone said above. hotmail/microsoft lost when they deactivated accounts after 30 or 60 days of inactivity.


for forums i use yahoo. ebay hotmail and gmail. and also use mail.com. i use yahoo and hotmail about the same. since getting an android phone, i'm finding myself using gmail more...
    
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What annoys me most about Hotmail and Outlook is the inability to add email rules based on the message body. In fact, the rules are just really basic in general. I have about 70 rules for handling spam that could probably be reduced to 10 or less if I could target the message body and specify more than one condition per action (those 70 rules all just delete the mail).
    
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can some of you advanced hotmail/outlook users show us some advanced techniques? hotmail seems to be behind compared to yahoo and gmail.

like someone said above. hotmail/microsoft lost when they deactivated accounts after 30 or 60 days of inactivity.


for forums i use yahoo. ebay hotmail and gmail. and also use mail.com. i use yahoo and hotmail about the same. since getting an android phone, i'm finding myself using gmail more...

Outlook is a lot longer than that now. I beleive its 180 days. I think skydrive access counts towards that timer too, I also use outlook for an email client and havent had a problem yet.
 
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I use opera as my main browser and its had its issues with hotmail. Cant mess with my opera. Firefox, IE is a nice backups. I use gmail on chrome; hotmail and yahoo on opera cause it handles real time the best in it. Msn messenger doesnt always load on startup and thats a real inconvenience. I have to constantly go and change it tobrun in in xp mode. Yahoo and its messenger always work. And flickr and rhe extras just add to Iits greatness. GMail came a little bit too late for me. And seems a little intrusive.
I dont know what this hotmail-skype merger will do for me yet...

I kinda hope pretty soon I can use these messengers as a phone service on my smartphone...
    
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I renamed my hotmail account to outlook.com when it first came out. I'm not a fan or windows 8 but I do love the look/feel of outlook.
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I,m ok with the new out look, all my accounts are there instant like after adding them.
gmail I still don't care for but use it becuz of my android phones, yahoo, well use to like them, until the screwed up all 3 of my accounts
and never did a dam thing to help me with them.
So I have to give out look a thumbs up for now, very happy with them.
But will always be Hotmail at heart-lol.thumb.gif
    
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Hate Hate Hate the new outlook. Server always going down, and my hotmail account was the one I used the most. Switched to Gmail now, Im sure plenty have done the same!
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