Thanks to a bunch of new features and back-end platform changes coming to Outlook.com webmail, users won't see much difference between the two products.
As of late Tuesday night, users of Microsoft's online mail services have been bumping into trouble syncing and sending mail.
Microsoft's video chat service is now integrated with Outlook.com for those outside the handful of countries that were part of the initial release.
Microsoft spiffs up Outlook.com with more advanced rules, new undo options, and in-line reply functionality.
The latest version lets you sync all your e-mails to read them offline and send messages from Outlook.com aliases.
Microsoft's e-mail service finally supports IMAP. Here's how to add your account to Thunderbird or another desktop mail client.
Microsoft restores Web access to SkyDrive and Contacts but admits fixing an issue with Outlook.com is "taking longer than we hoped."
Those trying to access Microsoft's Hotmail and Outlook.com from iPhones, iPads, Android phones, and other mobile devices are continuing to encounter problems.
In the name of enhanced security, the tech giant is having users tie their linked e-mail and other accounts to one single Microsoft account.
Outlook.com can now properly send e-mails from other e-mail addresses without saying "on behalf of." We'll show you how to set it up.