Tag Archives: Outlook.com

Outlook.com: IMAP-XOAUTH2 login fails – some mail clients affected

[German]Microsoft seems to have recently changed the authentication for the IMAP protocol on its Outlook.com email service. It is no longer possible to use XOAUTH2, so some mail clients refuse to cooperate. Here is a brief overview of the situation. … Continue reading

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Outlook.com no longer deletes mail (2020-11)

[German]Users of the Microsoft e-mail service outlook.com are currently plagued by an annoying problem. If they delete a mail in their inbox, it will reappear as unread in their inbox shortly afterwards. Here is a brief overview of this issue … Continue reading

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Microsoft Store, Outlook und Xbox Live worldwide down (Nov. 10, 2020)

[German]Microsoft users are currently (November 10, 2020) experiencing worldwide problems accessing the Windows Store (Microsoft Store), Xbox Live services and Outlook. Here is some information about this. Advertising

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Outlook.com Premium Portal will be shutdown Feb. 2020

[German]A brief note for users of Outlook.com Premium that Microsoft will shutdown the associated portal End of February 2020. Personalized e-mail addresses will require an Office 365 Home or Premium subscription as of February 28, 2020. Advertising

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Is Microsoft's Outlook.com hack worse than admitted?

[German]The access of unauthorized third parties to Microsoft's email services such as outlook.com or hotmail.com was deeper than Microsoft first admitted. More details are slowly coming to light. Advertising

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Outlook.com down

A brief information for people who are using Outlook.com and have problems with the registration or the mail transfer. It's not up to you or your systems, Microsoft has some problems with Outlook.com. Advertising

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Microsoft AD tries to trick Outlook.com users under iOS

[German]It is well known that Microsoft sometimes uses unorthodox advertising methods (I express it cautiously). The latest attempt to trick iOS users working with Outlook.com (currently only in the USA) left a bitter taste. Advertising

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Exchange and Outlook.com down in Europe?

It seems that Microsoft's Exchange and Outlook.com services are down, at least in Europa – but I've seen also messages from Brazil. Users can't access their e-mails. Advertising

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Is Outlook.com down?

It seems, that Microsoft's Outlook.com has a worldwide outage. First I noticed, that a fresh outlook.de account, I set up this morning, dropped sync errors. Advertising

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Skype down?

It seems that Microsoft has issues with several services. Yesterday (10/06/2016) some users recognized Outlook.com outaages (see). Now MSPowerUser reported also, that Skype is down. The Skype status page reports that Skype is down. Somebody else can confirm this? Advertising

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