Hotmail and Emojis – Day 01

Background

Microsoft Hotmail and I have been entangled in a show of wills lately.

Emojis

Our combustive entanglement is about suggestive emojis.

I used :- quite a bit and once I enter those three characters, Microsoft thinks it is a stand in.

Use Case

Here is one use case :-

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Get out of Hell

Here are the options that are suppose to allow one to revert to the previous behavior.

But, unfortunately they do not work.

Outlook Settings – Customize Actions

Outline
  1. Access Hotmail
  2. Click the settings button ( settings.20190212.0643AM)
  3. View all outlook settings
  4. Click on “Compose and Reply”
    • Joyful Animations
      • Show joyful animations in the reading pane :- Uncheck
    • Quick Suggestions
      • Offer suggestions based on keywords in my messages :- Uncheck
      • Use browser locations to show places near me :- Uncheck
    • Suggested Replies
      • Show Suggested Replies :- Uncheck
  5. Click on “Customize Actions
    • Insert emojis and GIFS :- Uncheck
Images
Image – Compose and Reply

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Image – Customize Actions

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Works

Email Compose

  1. For each email
  2. During Compose
    • Access Formatting panel
    • Click on Ellipse Button (emailCompose.formatting.ellipse.20190212.0957AM )
    • From the drop down menu, select “Switch to plain text

Please keep in mind that thing function only works per individual email and it strips out various modern functionalities.

Images
Image – Compose – Formatting

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Image – Compose – Image Switch to Plain Text

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Comments

New experiences in Outlook.com

Can I turn off ‘common expression’ highlighting?

Link

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