TweakTown
Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
6,144 Reviews & Articles | 39,498 News Posts
Weekly Giveaway: Win an Antec Case, PSU and Cooler (Global Entry!)

Microsoft unveils Facebook integration for Outlook

Outlook gets Facebook integration

| Software News | Posted: Jul 13, 2010 4:12 pm

If you have an email application on your computer, odds are its Outlook from Microsoft. Outlook is one of the most popular email programs around. Odds are most users also have Facebook and Microsoft has announced a new integration for Facebook and Outlook that will make lots of people happy.

 

[img]2[/img]

 

Along with Facebook, integration Microsoft also added support for Windows Live Messenger within Outlook. The plug-in will be offered for Outlook 2003 and 2007. The integration allows Outlook to pull Facebook photos to go along with emails and profiles for those who send you messages.

 

Outlook can only pull data form Facebook. This means you can't update your status using Outlook. However, Microsoft says that feature is coming.

 

NEWS SOURCES:Mashable.com

Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more Software news at our Software news index page.

Do you get our news RSS feed? Get It!

Got an opinion on this news? Post a comment below!

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases