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Open email from the Start screen
With live email tiles you can open email directly from the Start screen.
From the tiles, you can see the number of unread mails and if you've
received new email.
You can pin several mailboxes to the Start screen. For example, dedicate
a tile for business email and another for personal email. If you link
several mailboxes into a unified inbox, you can open email from all your
inboxes in one tile.
To read your email, tap the tile.
Don't let your email pile up. Use your phone to read and write email on
1. From the Start screen, tap
and an account, if you have linked inboxes.
3. To add a recipient from your contacts list, tap
name. You can also write the address.
To remove a recipient, tap the name and Remove.
4. Write the subject and your email.
Your phone can help you write your email faster. While writing,
your phone suggests possible next words to complete your
sentence. To add a word, tap a suggestion. To browse the list,
swipe over the suggestions. This feature is not available in all
5. To attach a file, tap
You can also take a new photo while writing your email.
, take a photo, and tap accept.
, or start writing a