Microsoft's Upgrades to


    Awesome news from the Microsoft. upgrading to as it reaches 60 million users in just six months (as on 18th Feb 2013). webmail launched only in July 2012 to replace the

    Chart of user growth

    According to the David Law of Microsoft posted in their blog, it will upgrade the all the existing Hotmail users to by end of the July 2013.

    As comes out of preview, we're also announcing that we will soon upgrade every Hotmail user to The upgrade is seamless and instant for people who use Hotmail.  Everything from their email address, password, messages, folders, contacts, rules, vacation replies, etc. will stay the same, with no disruption in service.   When upgraded, they'll also get all the benefits from the redesigned experience--a fresh and intuitive user interface, lots of new features and better performance.  And we won't ever make you switch your email address to an address if you don't want to.

    As part of Microsoft’s migration web-based services, it’s also shutting down the messenger service and it ll be replaced by Skype, which it acquired in 2011.

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    To get a new email address in, click here

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