Stay on top of your email with Outlook 2007

Outlook helps you communicate faster with more ways to organize your professional email, contacts, and calendar. Learn about Outlook 2007 features, support options, and tips to help you get more out of your email.

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Office 2007 will be retired in 2017

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Release and support

Outlook 2007 was released in January 2007, and extended support ends October 2017. More details about Office product release and support are available on the Microsoft Support Lifecycle site.

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Get help with Outlook 2007

Visit the Office support site for videos, tutorials, and help topics on Outlook. Join the Office community to ask a question or start a discussion.

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Stay in the know

Read the Office blog and keep on top of what’s new in Office. Learn about feature updates and get tips for staying efficient and accomplishing more with your email.

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Outlook 2007 features and highlights

User interface changes

  • Outlook 2007 added the ribbon to certain content forms, including the New Message window, while keeping the conventional menus and toolbars in its main user interface.
  • Common functions are located on the Messages, Insert, Options, and Format Text tabs at the top.
  • The Office button replaces the File menu and is used to access application-wide commands.
  • The customizable Quick Access toolbar gives you convenient access to the commands you most commonly use.

Calendar updates

  • The new To-Do bar shows you your calendar, tasks, and newly arrived email all in one convenient place.
  • The calendar in Outlook 2007 is updated with an integrated task view that displays your tasks clearly below the day’s appointments.
  • Calendar sharing lets you share your schedule with others so they can see your appointments and meetings.

Improved search

  • Instant Search lets you type a keyword and instantly search all the fields in your messages.
  • Easily search for any Outlook items—appointments, meetings, contacts, tasks, and more.

What’s new in Outlook 2016 + Office 365

Outlook 2016 is the professional email and calendar app that keeps you on top of what matters every day.

Share documents with ease

With 1 TB of OneDrive storage, you can upload your files to OneDrive and then share the latest versions of attachments with recipients without leaving Outlook.

Take Outlook on the go

Get more done with Outlook on your Windows, iOS®, and Android™ devices. Consolidate your email from, Yahoo, Gmail, and more, and read all your messages in one unified inbox.

Stay focused on what’s important

Focused Inbox separates your inbox into two tabs. Your most important emails are on the Focused tab while the rest are readily available on the Other tab—keeping you focused on the emails that matter most to you.

Keep up to date

With an Office 365 subscription, you always have the latest version of Office apps and features. Get the installed applications you know and trust—including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote.

Compare Outlook 2007 and Office 365

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Outlook features

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Outlook 2007 features

Simpler file attachments

Attach a document quickly from your list of recent items. Or share a document link from OneDrive or SharePoint.

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Automatic mail triage

Outlook learns how you prioritize your mail and helps you by putting low priority messages in a separate folder.

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Mobile productivity on any device

Try the Outlook mobile app and get more done on the go. Create, edit, and share your work anywhere, across all your devices.

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Always up to date

Always have the latest Office apps, features, and services.

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Tell Me

Type what you want to do in the app and Tell Me will guide you through the process and provide additional resources.

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Outlook 2007 resources

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Office 2007 will be retired in 2017

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