Bypass Microsoft Smart Screen Filter In Chrome With Microsoft SmartScreen Bypass

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Microsoft Smart Screen Filter is a feature present in Internet Explorer and other Microsoft products such as the Windows Live Messenger. It is a meant to protect users against web and social engineering threats. This Filter scans links that are accessed in a Windows Live application and opens them in the default browser. One reason that this warning pops up so frequently is because Microsoft reminds its users to protect Continue Reading →

How To Change Profile Picture in Outlook.com Or New Hotmail UI

Now that Microsoft has imposed the Outlook.com interface to Hotmail, there is no going back. Previously, I covered the process which allowed users to revert back to old Hotmail interface, however it appears that the option has now been removed. Whether you like the new look or hate the Outlook.com interface (like me), you might be interested in changing your profile picture. Since this image will be going with your Continue Reading →

How To Login To Skype Using A Microsoft Account

As we all know Microsoft has mashed up Microsoft Accounts with Skype, which means that you can now login to Skype using your Microsoft account and even merge your Microsoft and Skype I.D.s. If you are confused as to how you can login to Skype by Using a Microsoft account, then see the simple guide given below.

How To Activate Microsoft Office 2013

Due to the various changes made to the latest MS Office 2013 suite, the activation method has also been slightly altered, as users can now activate their copy of Office 2013 by not only entering a product key but also by logging in with a Microsoft or Organizational account. In a previous post I showed you “How To Get MS 2013 Trial Product Key”, in this post I will show Continue Reading →

How To Upgrade To New Hotmail Interface Of Outlook.com

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In the hope of turning the wheels and making its webmail more attractive, Microsoft has reinvigorated the Hotmail user interface to provide what is suppose to be a more “user friendly” and enriched webmail experience. While most Hotmail users might not have shifted to the new UI, it is probably because many are still unaware of the change. You can now access Hotmail from the new Outlook.com URL, as well Continue Reading →

How To Revert Back To Old Hotmail Interface From Outlook.com

Recently, Microsoft has introduced a new interface for Hotmail and now you can also access your email via the Outlook.com URL. However, if you have recently changed your interface, then you might have been disappointed due to the lack luster UI that gives an over powering effect on the eyes. Furthermore, the available options to change the UI theme also seem to be quite ridiculous and it is hard to Continue Reading →

Handy Keyboard Shortcuts For MS Outlook And Outlook.com Webmail

Microsoft seems to have admitted that Hotmail isn’t working as well as they would like. This is why they have launched a newer version of Hotmail, known as Outlook.com. In an attempt to reinvigorate the UI and make the webmail experience more user friendly, they have made a number of changes, including the addition of a Metro style user interface. If you have used the desktop version of MS Outlook, Continue Reading →

Switch To Microsoft Account And Access SkyDrive App In Windows 8

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One of the most significant cloud based features of Windows 8 is the Microsoft SkyDrive integration, which enables users to instantly backup their pictures, documents and public folders to their Microsoft SkyDrive account. However, when you click on this app for the first time an error may pop-up asking you to switch to a Microsoft account to proceed further. This may not be required if you already have a Microsoft Continue Reading →

Get Hotmail App For Amazon Kindle Fire

A while back I reviewed the official Hotmail app for Android. Now, the free Hotmail app for Android has also become available for Amazon’s Kindle Fire tablets. Microsoft seems to be making sure that Hotmail can be easily accessed from any device. Therefore,  other than Windows and iOS,  Hotmail can now be conveniently used on all kinds platforms, including Android forks like the Kindle Fire operating system. See more details Continue Reading →

Send Large Files via Email By Uploading Them To ZipSend

A few days back I reviewed a web service , which has been developed by the creators of WinZip, known as ZipShare. This service allows  users to instantly share heavy files with Facebook friends. ZipSend is another useful web service by WinZip (developers), which makes it easy to send heavy files to recipients via email, without flooding their inbox with the file size. ZipSend integrates itself with Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo Continue Reading →