Outlook.com adds IMAP support to




Microsoft has announced that supports Outlook.com imap and oauth. The support is primarily intended to improve compatibility with Mac users since that group Outlook.com hitherto always had to use. Pop3

Six months ago renewed Microsoft still webmail service. It changed its name from Hotmail to Outlook and introduced a new and revamped interface with many new features. One of the features that was missing however, was imap support, something users have been asking for a lot longer.

Microsoft announced imap support on Reddit to where the team Outlook.com-logo Outlook held a question-and-answer session. Outlook.com already offered support for Exchange ActiveSync protocol, but that is not used anywhere and is especially designed for mobile devices. In particular, Mac users were so far out in the cold, because they could use to see. Their Outlook mail only pop3 or web interface The same goes for users of Mozilla Thunderbird and older feature phones and e-mail clients.

Support for IMAP enables developers to integrate their software. Better in the e-mail service Microsoft announced Friday that different services have released to turn. Outlook.com support in updates This concerns include TripIt, enabling them to be mobile travel plans Unroll.me, enabling users to better manage subscriptions to newsletters and Slice, that automatically keeps track of what the user buys by Internet e-mail with track and trace codes in to keep the holes.

Microsoft late in his blog and find out which version of IMAP commands and oauth exactly supported by Outlook.com, so that other developers can create applications.



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