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Ads take up too much space

I also have an Office 365 Home subscription... can that remove ads for me?

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Completed  ·  AdminPhilip Loh (Outlook Web Advocate, Outlook.com) responded  · 

Update January 2018:

We have confirmed that all users whose email addresses have an Office 365 subscription attached to it are getting the ad-free Outlook.com experience. We encourage anyone who would like the ad-free Outlook.com experience to sign up for an Office 365 subscription, which comes with a plethora of additional perks and benefits.

In addition to this, users who would like to have a larger reading surface may find the Reading Pane Off/Hidden mode more preferable. This setting may be found in the Quick Settings panel, under Reading Pane > Hide.

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  • Subhadeep Dey commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Please remove the right sidebar with ads. It takes away the whole experience. Even the new Gmail looks much better than this app.

  • JoKoch3 commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Ads are taking up more than half my email page with no option to remove them ???

  • Paal Joachim Romdahl commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Earlier I paid 15$ to get rid of the ads. I see no option to do so any longer. It seems now I have to pay for Office 365 which is a much higher amount to get rid of the ads and get all the other extras with it. I would like to have the option and not be forced to view ads that also take up too much space and cut into the reading of the e-mail. As I have earlier paid to remove the ads and now suddenly have ads it really ****** me off.

  • Gabriel Juan commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    the banner ads have to go - I already pay Microsoft for the MSN account and don't believe I should be having to see these large size banners.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I wanted to let you know that I don't appreciate the new ads window that has been added to my outlook account. It's frustrating that you add something like this and make it challenging to remove.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Ads on the email page are the worst idea ever! I put this in the same category with spam phone calls! Please eliminate this "new feature"

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    When I switched to the oultook.com beta, ads came back. When I try to remove them it tells me to upgrade to Office 365 home, which I have....

  • Addy commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Remove the ad you idiot. It cramped, and annoyed my eye when the inbox view is to small and the ad is bigger.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Ads along the side are distracting, and because of them the actual emails are scaled to ridiculously small proportions to fit on the screen. In total, including the sidebar and the ads there are five columns. The page is too busy.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Remove the video advertisements or I will stop using outlook email. There is no way that I have found to pause or mute them. They just keep coming. It is annoying enough for me to go through the hassle of switching email addresses.

  • Robin Varghese commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    The advertisement on right hand side is taking space. Also, I am not able to view the email in full page.

  • Mary B commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I never had ads on here before blocking my ability to read e-mails. Please get rid of them.

  • Paal Joachim Romdahl commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Get rid of the ads. I have been paying an amount yearly to get the hotmail e-mail ad free and now I see it suddenly show up here. Please remove it.

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