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Posted: 8/27/2004 7:48:00 AM EST
My wife's hotmail.com email account went up to 250MB two weeks ago, but mine's still at 2MB. Does anyone else still have theirs at 2MB, or has it gone to 250MB?

Link Posted: 8/27/2004 7:49:56 AM EST
2MB here.
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 7:50:48 AM EST
I have several they are all still at 2mb.
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 7:51:14 AM EST
My junkmail acct is still at 2MB.
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 7:53:10 AM EST
still at 2MB here as well.
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 7:55:05 AM EST
There in the starts of upgrading the free accounts to 250mb.... Bare with them...
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 8:13:32 AM EST
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 8:15:58 AM EST

Originally Posted By 82ndAbn:
Why don't you just do the gmail thing and forget about having to delete mail ever again?



Gmail rocks.

Even if every email provider went to unlimited space, Gmail STILL displays back-and-forth emails as conversations, and allows you to search text.
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 8:20:05 AM EST
Mine's still 2mb.

Supposed to start the upgrades in September I think.

Who do ya' have to kill to get G-mail? I haven't heard anything back from them.
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 8:22:59 AM EST
I have a Gmail account, but I don't know how to invite people. Do you have to do something special?
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 8:23:40 AM EST
2MB for me as well.
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 8:23:57 AM EST
The email I got from Hotmail (Microsoft) said that they'd upgrade the acounts in August. Oh well.

I'd switch to Gmail (Google email), but I have had this hotmail account since hotmail started, so I really don't want to switch emails...
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 8:26:53 AM EST

Originally Posted By MagKnightX:
I have a Gmail account, but I don't know how to invite people. Do you have to do something special?



There should be a red thing, I believe it's next to the search bar, that says "Invite a friend to join Gmail".

Just look around for it....
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 8:27:25 AM EST

Originally Posted By operatorerror:
Mine's still 2mb.

Supposed to start the upgrades in September I think.

Who do ya' have to kill to get G-mail? I haven't heard anything back from them.



You need an invite from someone that already has a Gmail account. Each person gets a certain number of invites.
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 8:28:39 AM EST
Only 2mb. But I hardly ever use it, as I prefer Yahoo.
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 8:34:38 AM EST
Two hotmail accounts and both are at 2mb.
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 8:39:06 AM EST
Still at 2 Meg here, too. I've been waiting for Gmail to get up and running for the masses so that I can get in on the fun.
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 6:20:42 PM EST
Mine has been 250Mb for a few weeks now.
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 6:50:45 PM EST
Got an email promising the free upgrade, still haven't delivered it!
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 7:01:38 PM EST
still 2 meg..
good thing I got Gmail now...:)
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 7:19:39 PM EST
Don't know anybody with GMail to give me an invite, so I'm still using my 2MB Hotmail account. Hopefully it'll go to 250MB soon.
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 7:26:21 PM EST
I don't know if I would want to use an Email service which keeps all my mail on record even after i delete it.
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 7:34:51 PM EST

Originally Posted By Sniper_Wolfe:

Originally Posted By 82ndAbn:
Why don't you just do the gmail thing and forget about having to delete mail ever again?



Gmail rocks.

Even if every email provider went to unlimited space, Gmail STILL displays back-and-forth emails as conversations, and allows you to search text.


Doesnt Inbox do this
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 7:45:35 PM EST
2mb
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 8:17:08 PM EST
250Mb a couple weeks ago. Simply awesome. I kept bumping my limit at 2Mb. It was 95% full when I went to bed, when I woke up and logged in, it was 1%. Its SWEET. Hold out guys, its worth it. The 10Mb attachement limit is really nice too.
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 8:45:05 PM EST

Originally Posted By 82ndAbn:
Why don't you just do the gmail thing and forget about having to delete mail ever again?



I enjoy deleting mail
Link Posted: 8/27/2004 8:45:27 PM EST
2MB
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 8:47:58 PM EST
I have two hotmail acct's. One I use, the other for spam. Guess which one's at 2mb and the other at 250mb?
Link Posted: 8/29/2004 5:17:09 AM EST

Originally Posted By olyarms:

Originally Posted By Sniper_Wolfe:

Originally Posted By 82ndAbn:
Why don't you just do the gmail thing and forget about having to delete mail ever again?



Gmail rocks.

Even if every email provider went to unlimited space, Gmail STILL displays back-and-forth emails as conversations, and allows you to search text.


Doesnt Inbox do this



Hmm? Hotmail doesn't do the same thing that Gmail does.

If I send you an email, you reply, I reply, you reply, and then I reply....that shows up as 3 emails in your inbox.

With Gmail, it will say "Sniper_Wolfe, me (5)" - when you open that single email, it displays all emails in order (without those little arrows/replies in each email). It shows the last email expanded (or last two if the last email is a reply made by you). Each other message is displayed as the person's name, with about 10 words or so, and the date/time (which, I am happy to say, is displayed as something like "Aug 21 9 hours ago" or "Aug 22 1 1/2 days ago."

I'd take a screenshot....but I'm lazy.
Link Posted: 8/29/2004 6:13:09 AM EST
off to check the Hotmail accounts now...
Link Posted: 8/29/2004 3:22:09 PM EST
my 8 year old one is at 250
my other two are still at 2
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