Users will now be able to react with a « like » and others from 2021.
Although it is not a novelty in other social networks, in the particular case of Outlook it is. The email platform is gearing up to launch a new feature that many are going to love.
And yes, it is about the popular reactions. Outlook will integrate the well-known reactions that we have been using for years on the different social platforms that exist.
The idea of being able to react to emails that come to us is excellent news for some users who hate having to reply to short messages within the platform.
The thumbs-up reaction, laughter, heart and many others will be available in Outlook for both iOS and Android, as well as in the web version, the American company reported.
« Outlook will help you express and see the accumulated sentiment about the conversations in your inbox, without adding more emails, » Microsoft explained.
« Our goal is to make sure that regardless of whether you use Outlook on your mobile or on the web and eventually Windows 10 and Mac. Reactions will be one more Outlook capability to help you better express your authentic self, » he added.
The reactions will arrive for the next year and will allow users to react more quickly to the emails that reach them.
Microsoft has already been incorporating the reactions into its platforms. These emojis are already available in Teams and Yammer, and now the next to join will be Outlook.
« Outlook will help you express and see the accumulated sentiment about the conversations in your inbox, without adding more emails »,