If you're having problems with the Outlook.com beta, these quick solutions might help. For detailed help with email, contacts, and tasks, see Get more help with the Outlook.com beta later in the article.
Change your settings
To change your settings, select .
Turn off Focused Inbox
If you don't want to sort your messages into Focused and Other, in Quick settings, turn the toggle off.
Show or hide the Reading pane
In Quick settings, under Reading pane, choose Show on the right, Show on the bottom, or Hide.
Customize or turn off Conversation view
In Quick settings, under Conversation view, choose whether you want the newest messages to appear at the bottom or top of the thread. If you don't want your messages to be organized by conversation, select Off.
Change your password
At the top right corner, select your name or account picture.
Select View account > Change password.
Attach an email message to another message
In the message list, select the message you want to attach.
Drag the message into the message compose pane.
Position the mouse below the subject line and release it.
The message should be attached.
Find an attachment in a message in Conversation view
In the beta, the default mode for viewing messages is Conversation view. In this view, an email thread can include many items. If any item has an attachment associated with it, a paper clip icon appears next to that item in the message list.
To find the item with the attachment, scan the list of items in the thread. Look for the item with the paper clip next to it.
Create a calendar event
Currently, you can't create a meeting in the beta. However, you can create a calendar event.
At the bottom of the page, select Calendar.
At the top of the page, select New.
Enter the details for your event and select Save.
Leave the beta
At the top right corner, select the toggle next to Outlook beta and turn it off.
Get more help with the Outlook.com beta
Email: Compose or reply
Email: Customize settings
Email: Clean up Inbox