Those who used the old Hotmail account will find a difference in the way the new email inbox is organized. While the old mail and saved correspondence is still preserved, the new web mail interface of Outlook offer new features for organizing as well as to other modern conveniences to Hotmail users as well.
Email inbox features for Hotmail users
Organization of emails and contacts as well as calendar tasks is made easy on the new email inbox layout. There is a focused section where one can save contacts or emails that matter to one so that one can check this section quickly and not have to shift through other correspondence to get to this section.
The calendar tasks are also prioritized on your email inbox. Once you update travel and other itinerary information on your email, calendar, you will receive notifications, alerts and updates if there are any changes that have occurred. If you receive flight related information in your inbox, the same get updated on your calendar tasks automatically.
The new Hotmail email inbox allows you to share or use cloud storage features. Besides gaining access to OneDrive, which Microsoft provides, one can also use Dropbox for sharing or storing files that they receive in their inbox.
Office integration is another useful feature of the new Hotmail inbox. With Microsoft Office suite offered as part of your email inbox features, you will easily create different documents, whether they are word documents or spreadsheets; even PowerPoint file creation and editing of the same is possible on your new Hotmail inbox.
Collaboration for office correspondence becomes easier with the Hotmail inbox features. You can create as well as share different kinds of documents, spreadsheets and presentation files as well as edit them on your inbox interface itself.
Staying connected with social media accounts has become easier with Hotmail. Facebook. LinkedIn and other services like Skype, PayPal, Uber and others are all linked with Hotmail. Hence, you can update your posts, read up latest conversations as well as use the associated services without having to leave your email inbox.
The above features are some of the several innovative aspects that are part of the new Hotmail experience. Those who used old Hotmail inbox would have only used the traditional features; with the new Hotmail inbox there are innovative ways to reduce clutter, arrange correspondence as per importance, link to social media services and much more.