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Windows Phone 7, Day 12: Syncing My Outlook Contacts Is a Pain

Ouch. Why is it that Apple's iOS can sync with Microsoft Outlook just fine, but syncing Outlook with Windows Phone 7 requires Tylenol and anger management skills?

Five Outlook Nightmares (and How to Fix Them)

Microsoft Office's email and calendar program shouldn't keep you up at night. Here's how to resolve five common frustrations.

Microsoft Boosts Outlook-to-Hotmail Security

The new Outlook Hotmail Connector supports HTTPS, a protocol that encrypts all traffic between the e-mail client and the Windows Live Hotmail service.

Microsoft Email Programs Explained

C. Moore needed clarification about Microsoft’s assorted email clients


Help Solve the Outlook 'General Failure' E-Mail Error

My original solution to this vexing problem doesn't work for some users. So I'm taking it straight to Microsoft! With your help, that is...

Gmail People Widget Plays Catch-Up With Outlook

The Google Gmail people widget feature mimics functionality that Microsoft Outlook 2010 has had for the past two years.

Free Outlook Add-In PocketKnife Peek Reveals Hidden Info

Screen Microsoft Outlook e-mail in plain text--or view its behind-the-scenes HTML and routing info--with PocketKnife Peek.

Organize E-mail With Outlook Add-In Single Click Filing

With Single Click Filing for Outlook, organizing your Outlook email into folders has never been so easy.

Office 365 Virtually Pays for Itself

Office 365 pricing makes a compelling case for adopting the cloud-based service and letting Microsoft deal with the backend IT infrastructure.

Microsoft Blames Apple for Outlook 2011 Sync Snafu

Microsoft today blamed Apple for changes that will prevent users of Office for Mac 2011 from synchronizing their Outlook calendars with Apple's MobileMe.