Windows 8 Mail, Calendar and People Apps Update Announced, Releasing Tomorrow

Windows 8 Mail App

Microsoft today announced the update for  Mail, Calendar, and People apps in Windows 8. These updates will be available in Windows Store starting tomorrow.

Mail App:

Improvements has been made throughout the app. Right from performance to composing email messages. You can now add, edit, and delete hyperlinks and edit bulleted or numbered lists more easily in email messages. smart contact suggestions, support for flagging, search in server, etc,.

People App:

You can now navigate the People app more easily by swiping from the top (or right-clicking) to bring up the app commands. There is new navigation at the top that allows you to quickly move between your profile where you can post status updates and Tweets or see what your friends are posting on the “What’s new” feed. You can also now post to your friends’ Facebook wall.


The Calendar app got the most visual update with easier to read UI, scheduling assistant, support for forwarding invitations, etc,.

Read more at Windows Team blog.

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