Outlook

Stay connected

A clear, coordinated view of emails, calendars, and contacts keeps you on top of what’s going on.
Outlook

Stay connected

A clear, coordinated view of emails, calendars, and contacts keeps you on top of what’s going on.
A tablet showing a Microsoft Outlook 2013 inbox with a message list and preview.
A tablet showing a Microsoft Outlook 2013 inbox with a message list and preview.
Outlook

Stay connected

A clear, coordinated view of emails, calendars, and contacts keeps you on top of what’s going on.
A screenshot of a Microsoft Outlook 2013 inbox with a message list and preview.

Know what's happening

Your world in sync
Don't miss a single meeting, message, or contact. Now, with push-based email, appointments, and contacts from Outlook.com, and Hotmail, you’re alerted to real-time information the moment it arrives.
Easily navigated
Using the navigation bar speeds up communication. Open your email, calendar, contacts, and tasks fast. Everything you need is there.
Socially savvy
Get the very latest updates automatically from people in the social networks you rely on most—LinkedIn, Facebook, and others. When something’s posted, you’ll know.
  • Easily navigated
  • Using the navigation bar speeds up communication. Open your email, calendar, contacts, and tasks fast. Everything you need is there.
  • Socially savvy
  • Get the very latest updates automatically from people in the social networks you rely on most—LinkedIn, Facebook, and others. When something’s posted, you’ll know.
A laptop showing an instant messaging reply window open in Outlook 2013.

Keep yourself current

  • Sneak a peek
  • Check your schedule, an appointment, a task, or details about someone you're emailing—without having to rearrange windows or lose your train of thought.
  • Know the players
  • Sort multiple contacts into a single view with all their contact information, including social network updates. You’ll see social context quickly and remove needless duplication.
  • Share your calendar
  • When others can see your calendar, scheduling meetings and responding to meeting invitations are easier and more convenient for everyone.
A laptop showing an instant messaging reply window open in Outlook 2013.
A laptop showing an instant messaging reply window open in Outlook 2013.

Keep yourself current

Sneak a peek
Check your schedule, an appointment, a task, or details about someone you're emailing—without having to rearrange windows or lose your train of thought.
Know the players
Sort multiple contacts into a single view with all their contact information, including social network updates. You’ll see social context quickly and remove needless duplication.
Share your calendar
When others can see your calendar, scheduling meetings and responding to meeting invitations are easier and more convenient for everyone.
A tablet showing a calendar open in Outlook 2013 with the day’s weather showing.

Find what you need fast

Search—in a hurry
Improved search lets you find email messages, attachments, calendar appointments, and contacts even faster. So you can communicate with the right people, right now.
  • A few tech wonders
  • Discover how filters and context commands speed things up. With a single click, instantly see what's on your calendar today, next week, or next month. And you have several intuitive ways to filter, arrange, and work with your email.
  • Even weather forecasts
  • Check the forecast on the Weather Bar and let the coming weather inform how you plan your day's schedule or your next trip.
A tablet showing a calendar open in Outlook 2013 with the day’s weather showing.

What you need fast

Search—in a hurry
Improved search lets you find email messages, attachments, calendar appointments, and contacts even faster. So you can communicate with the right people, right now.
A few tech wonders
Discover how filters and context commands speed things up. With a single click, instantly see what's on your calendar today, next week, or next month. And you have several intuitive ways to filter, arrange, and work with your email.
Even weather forecasts
Check the forecast on the Weather Bar and let the coming weather inform how you plan your day's schedule or your next trip.

Office is everywhere

Access, edit, and view documents from your smartphone, tablet, or the web. Office Mobile and Office Online help you get things done on the run.

How Outlook and Outlook.com work together

Outlook.com is a free email service that looks and feels like Outlook. You can also add your Outlook.com account to Outlook to manage all your email, calendars, and contacts.

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