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BIGPOND EMAIL UPDATE

A welcome change to your email experience

Many of our customers have asked for improvements to their BigPond Email. In response, we've worked with Microsoft# to bring you fully featured email, with better performance and advanced capabilities.


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New BigPond Email

Introducing the new BigPond Email. After this update, you can look forward to better overall performance, plus increased online storage, convenient webmail, messaging and more. Watch video.


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We're aiming for a smooth transition

We'll contact you via email inviting you to transfer across to BigPond email with Outlook.com. The email will include instructions on the steps you'll need to take. If you've connected, updated or added mailboxes after 10 February 2012, you'll have access to Outlook.com straight away. Learn more.

Not sure if you've already been updated? To find out, simply log in.


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Overview of what you can expect

You'll enjoy better overall performance, 7GB of online storage, built-in Office# Web Apps and more. Rest assured your BigPond email addresses won't change. Learn more.


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Access from your browser or email client

A couple of points to remember. If you connected, updated or added mailboxes after 10 February 2012, you'll need to get started using a browser. If you want to use your email client (eg Outlook#), make sure you use the correct settings.

If you're an existing customer with BigPond MyInbox, log in here.


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Ideal for your smartphone

Remember, if you've already been using BigPond Email with your smartphone - you'll need to update your settings. Find out about updating Windows# Phone, iPhone*, Android^, Nokia, BlackBerry+ or other phones. Also, please remember that - when you're prompted for a Windows Live/Hotmail ID - be sure to enter your BigPond/Telstra Username and password.


Read our FAQs

Your questions answered

At our FAQ page, you'll find more detailed information about new BigPond Email with Outlook.com.



Things you need to know

As always, sending and receiving emails uses a portion of your monthly data allowance.

You won't be able to view or synchronise your T-Hub® v1 contacts and calendars with your BigPond Email with Outlook.com (or vice versa). Your contacts and calendar will continue to be backed up on the Telstra network. You will still be able to send and receive emails on T-Hub v1, however you won't be able to synchronise your contacts and calendar to your Outlook.com.

If you have a T-Hub v2, you'll be able to view and synchronise correctly with the new email system. The T-Hub v2 will automatically adjust the email settings after migration has completed.


* Please remember, some types of usage can affect your monthly data allowance.
1. Requires Windows Live Essentials. Please see minimum system requirements.

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