Outlook 2013

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Outlook 2013

Outlook 2013 is rated2.8028 out of5 by71.
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Outlook 2013 lets you focus on what’s important with a clear view of email, calendars, and contacts.

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Outlook 2013 lets you focus on what’s important with a clear view of email, calendars, and contacts.




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Focus on what's important

Outlook 2013 has a brand new look. It’s cleaner. It’s designed to help you focus on what’s important with a clear view of email, calendars, and contacts. You'll be able to communicate more effectively by connecting efficiently with others.

See everything you need to know at a glance. Preview messages in the message list, so you'll know which ones to read and act on first. Reply with just a click—you can type your response right in the reading pane.


What the experts are saying

"Outlook 2013 gets a clean new look, and operates more smoothly. Even deeper social network connections and a few new conveniences make it a top notch email application." — ITProPortal

"The 2013 version adds more visual appeal and lets you start communicating in every imaginable way, including not just email but also IM, and even phone." — PCMag

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Communicate more effectively

Exchange ActiveSync Support. Don't miss a single meeting, message, or contact. Now you can receive push-based email, appointments, and contacts from Outlook.com and Hotmail.

Social Connectors. Stay in the know. Get the very latest updates automatically from people in the social networks you rely on most—LinkedIn, Facebook, and others.

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Easily manage your contacts and schedule

Peeks. Take a peek at your schedule, an appointment, a task, or details about someone you're emailing—without having to rearrange windows or lose your train of thought.

People Card. Integrate multiple contacts into a single view with all of that person's contact information (including social network updates) to identify people's social context more quickly and remove needless duplication.

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Find important info faster than ever

Search. Find email messages, attachments, calendar appointments, and contacts even faster through improved search, so you can communicate with the right people, right now.

Fast Filters and Context Commands. 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. Choose from several intuitive ways to filter, arrange, and work with your email.

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Required Processor

1 gigahertz (Ghz) or faster x86- or x64-bit processor with SSE2 instruction set

Required Operating System

Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, or Windows Server 2012

Required Memory

1GB RAM (32 bit); 2GB RAM (64 bit)

Required Hard Disk Space

3.0GB available

Required Display

Graphics hardware acceleration requires a DirectX 10 graphics card and 1024 x 576 resolution

Required .NET Version

3.5, 4.0, or 4.5


A touch-enabled device is required to use any multi-touch functionality. However, all features and functionality are always available by using a keyboard, mouse, or other standard or accessible input device. Note that new touch features are optimized for use with Windows 8.

Additional System Requirements

Some functionality may vary, based on the system configuration. Some features may require additional or advanced hardware or server connectivity.

Note:   System requirements are rounded up to the nearest 0.5GB, to be conservative. For example, if we measure an application’s required hard disk space to be 1.99GB, we recommend 2.5GB of disk space. Our hard disk system requirements are intentionally larger than the actual disk space usage of the software.

A graphics processor helps increase the performance of certain features, such as drawing tables in Excel 2013 or transitions, animations, and video integration in PowerPoint 2013. Use of a graphics processor with Office 2013 requires a Microsoft DirectX 10-compliant graphics processor that has 64MB of video memory. These processors were widely available in 2007. Most computers that are available today include a graphics processor that meets or exceeds this standard. However, if you or your users do not have a graphics processor, you can still run Office 2013.

Ratings and reviews

Rated 3 out of5 by fromIt's okay.It's okay. I upgraded from 2007. 2013 has some glitches. It also doesn't do all stuff 2007 did Had to reinstall several times
Date published: 2015-04-28
Rated 5 out of5 by fromWorks perfectly in Windows 8.1I have been using Outlook 2013 (part of Office 2013 Professional) on both my Windows 8.1 Dell Precision laptop and the RT Office 2013 suite on my Nokia Lumia tablet and both have worked perfectly from day one (about one month). I think this is the best version of Outlook yet. I always find new features that I love, but regrettably, it appear that the Follow-up reminder command has been removed from this version. That feature may be moved to a different spot in Outlook but for now, I have to set an appointment for follow-up emails when I want a reminder.
Date published: 2014-04-10
Rated 2 out of5 by fromdoesn't workIt does not work with verizon fios Internet access
Date published: 2014-09-24
Rated 1 out of5 by fromVery PoorExtremely slow , Freezing most of the time , the worst product ever made by microsoft
Date published: 2015-02-11
Rated 1 out of5 by fromHorribleZero stars.Outlook just stops working sometimes. Doesn't seem compatible with the latest version of Windows. The bright white interface makes it hard to see the different sections. This is the computer and Outlook version my company bought, if it was mine, I'd go back to an earlier version or use a different program. If you are thinking about buying this product, I'd buy the perviouw ver
Date published: 2014-05-29
Rated 4 out of5 by fromMy Review on Microsoft Outlook 2013I have used Microsoft Outlook 2013 for two years now and It has never let me down. It is a very simple and convenient design, every feature is simple to find. My only real complaints with the problem is the speed at which the program runs when the amount of emails stored has built up and the amount of crashing that can happen when searching through emails. Using the program does start to feel sluggish after a while.
Date published: 2015-01-05
Rated 2 out of5 by fromprogram doe not work anymoreafter installing windows 8.1 outlook 2013 works for a few days and than stops working. after a complete reboot (reinstalling windows 8 than windows 8.1) it works again for a few days and than again the same problem. there is no solution available on internet or windows itselfs. Can nobody solve this?
Date published: 2014-03-26
Rated 2 out of5 by fromNot as good as older versionsI really don't like the 2013 outlook. The entire look of the program is more difficule to use than the older versions
Date published: 2014-07-22
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