In 2012 Microsoft introduced the new Outlook.com email web service, from that time we are using the outlook email service to manage our professional work. Now today we found a small utility for the outlook email service, which notifies you about a new Outlook.com email on your desktop with a message notification and sound alert. Howard is a simple desktop program available for Windows and Mac users that notifies you about the new incoming email on your desktop without opening the Outlook email page on your browser. You can find lots of GMail notification application on the web, but this one is first Email Notification application for the Outlook users.
The Howard Email Notifier perfectly works on all outlook.com, live.com or hotmail.com inbox accounts. The application is free to use and very handy, all you have to do is install the application on your Window or Mac, after that whenever you received a new email on your account the application will show you the notification on your system tray with the preview of Email and sender name with a sound alert.
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The size of the Application 5MB and you can download link of the Howard Email Notifier application at the end of this post. Once the application is install on your machine, Just run it once and at the first time it will ask your to Login with your outlook.com, live.com or hotmail.com account. Enter you username and password and hit the sign in button to receive the email alerts on your desktop.
Once the sign in process is complete you can see the new icon on you system tray So whenever next time you will receive an new email on your account an new message popup is visible on your system tray with a sound alert. Along with displaying the email count, the tooltip also shows the sender’s name and email subject. See the screenshot below for the example:-
Not only this from the setting option of the Howard Email notifier you can specify the time interval in minutes for automatically checking for emails, change the system tray icon, and also change the sound alert of the application as per your need.
Overall, a easy to easy and useful application to all outlook.com, live.com or hotmail.com email users. One of the best and easy ay to get notification about the new incoming emails without opening the email account.