Man o man, you guys at MS just like to tick me off dont ya? Is it me or what? first you charge for chat, now you charge for accessing a free mail account through WebDav. Then you complain when people drop your product. You are starting to take away everything
good i say about Microsoft. i used to use Hotmail specifically because I cant stand web interfaced mail and it was accessible through outlook express. the web interface for hotmail is ugly, clunky and it doesnt work half the time. I might as well cancel
rjdohnert, it sounds like you need a GMail account.
MS are pretty bad at keeping customers happy. They have such a huge chunk of the market, which makes them think they can just do what ever they want. Or otherwise said as "Take, take take".
I think Iam going to begin coding my own OS, with my own programs and it will all be free, except the OS will be $50. And there will also be a lot of compatability and stability.
But then again, maybe I am just dreaming...
Let me know if you want a GMail account, I've got a few left.
I hope someone important at Microsoft is reading this! And I'm sure this is what's going on everywhere right now, not just the Channel 9 forums.
I'm generally a Microsoft apologist, but this news made me livid. How dare they take away my Outlook access to Hotmail! That feature was traditionally why I used Outlook in the first place - I could use it to read my Hotmail account alongside my POP3
accounts. If they begin charging for that feature, I'm out. I won't be able to cancel my Hotmail account, as I still use it for MSN instant messaging, but I'll stop using it for email communication.
I decided not to cancel passport becasue one of my best friends uses MSN for chat, she lives in Cali. I used to frequent the MSN chatrooms a lot until they started charging for it.
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