Managing your e-mail by understanding it

Kathleen Atkins

When you upgrade your mail system, it’s helpful to understand the underlying software that delivers your messages.

After Lounge member MauryS migrated an Outlook 2003 mail account to Outlook 2010, he found that the mail folders weren’t stored as he expected. He asked for a refresher course on POP and IMAP. Happily, he was directed to an excellent description of the POP and IMAP characteristics and differences, which you can learn from, too. More.

The following links are this week’s most interesting Lounge threads, including several new questions that you may be able to provide responses to:

Office Applications    
General Productivity Looking for file-comparison programs
Word Processing Opening older document in Word Starter 2010
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Kathleen Atkins

About Kathleen Atkins

Kathleen Atkins is the Windows Secrets associate editor. She's also a freelance writer, editor, and photographer. Prior to joining Windows Secrets, she worked at Microsoft Press.