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XFINITY Connect Webmail Release Notes

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XFINITY Connect Webmail Release Notes


We would like to keep everyone informed on what’s new, whenever we make changes to XFINITY Connect Webmail.

Going forward, we will use this forum post to provide you with the most up to date information for each version of the webmail.

 

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Settings - About.pngClick the gear icon, Click About

 

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Re: XFINITY Connect Webmail Release Notes

 

We are happy to announce that Xfinity Connect 7.8.2-2.0.0.7 was released today. 

 

NEW   

  • The much anticipated return of an Address Picker when composing a new email. Just click on To, CC or BCC!

 

IMPROVED

  • Cleaned up the Address Book toolbar

 

FIXED

  • Fixed a bug that was stopping the item count to not appear when hovering over a folder
  • Fixed a bug with the tooltips in the Address Book
  • Fixed a bug when forwarding more than one email at a time
  • Fixed a bug with folders named “archive” not showing up for some customers 

 

BEHIND THE SCENES

  • Server patches and Optimizations

 

Images

 

AB Picker.pngAddress Book Picker - Click To, CC, or BCC

 

Address Book Menu.pngAddress Book Menu Bar

 

Hover over folder.pngHover over folders to see how many messages are inside. Also, notice Archive under the My Folders

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Re: XFINITY Connect Webmail Release Notes

We wanted to announce that Xfinity Connect 7.8.2-2.1.0-2 was released, but we had to wait until it was. It was!  

 

IMPROVED

  • We made it easier to see the text in replies and forwards. No more grey text!
  • We have made sure to show you ALL of your folders the first time you log in.
  • We changed some of the more “technical” error messages to be a little more user friendly.

 

FIXED

  • Fixed a few bugs in attachments and quick reply
  • Fixed a bug with addresses
  • Fixed a bug for groups with a long name
  • Fixed some of the Spanish language text

 

BEHIND THE SCENES

  • Server patches and Optimizations (as always)

 

IMAGES

 

Folders One Level.pngFolders used to be expanded to one level

 

Folders All Levels.pngFolders are now expanded to all levels

 

 

 

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Re: XFINITY Connect Webmail Release Notes

We know that you anxiously await hearing about our releases, so hearing that XFINITY Connect 7.8.2-2.2.0-3 was released should be a relief.

 

IMPROVED

  • We made a bunch of improvements to how you work with folders.
    • New Hide/Show Folders Experience
    • New Create Folder icon 

FIXED

  • Fixed a folder icons not showing up next to some folders
  • Fixed an issue with saving signatures

 

BEHIND THE SCENES

  • Server patches and Optimizations (as always)

 

IMAGES

 

Folders Hide New.pngNew - Hide Folders Experience

Folders Show New.pngNew - Show Folders Experience

Folders Create New Folder.pngNew - Add new folder Button

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Re: XFINITY Connect Webmail Release Notes

We are very happy to announce XFINITY Connect 7.8.2-3.0.0-11 was released today.

 

NEW

  • We have released the new Spell Check tool.
    • Look for the icon in your Compose toolbar.
    • Added a Pro-Tip in the tour to help you find it.
    • Updated our FAQ with information about how Spell Check works.

 

IMPROVED

  • We changed the FavIcon to reflect our new style.

 

BEHIND THE SCENES

  • Server patches and Optimizations (as always)

 

IMAGES

 

Spell Check.gifThe New Spell Check icon


 

Toolbar (outlined).pngSpell Check position


 

 

Button pressed.PNGSpell Check button pressed

 


 

Spell options.PNGSpell Check options

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Re: XFINITY Connect Webmail Release Notes

Announcing the release of XFINITY Connect 7.8.2-3.1.0-5 today.

 

NEW

 

  • You can now make changes to your display name by clicking on it

 

IMPROVED

  • You can now use the search box to search in ALL FOLDERS

 

FIXED

  • Fixed an issue with the Collected Addresses

 

BEHIND THE SCENES

  • Server patches and Optimizations (as always)

 

IMAGES

 

Name change.gifChange your name

Search All Folders.gifSearch All folders

Search All Folders.gifSearch All folders

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Re: XFINITY Connect Webmail Release Notes

Announcing the release of XFINITY Connect 7.8.2-3.2.0-6.

  

IMPROVED

  • Implemented a new font to make it easier to read on all displays
  • Spellchecker enhancements
  • Updated links in the FAQ

 

FIXED

  • Results when searching in ALL FOLDERS now displays the correct location of the found email 

 

BEHIND THE SCENES

  • Server patches and Optimizations (as always)

 

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Re: XFINITY Connect Webmail Release Notes

We are happy to announce a big release of Xfinity Connect 7.8.4-1.0.0-22

 

NEW   

  • Draft Auto-Save – Draft saved notification is no longer a pop-up. The notification is now a time-stamp in the bottom action bar.
  • Drafts as Templates – There is a new “Edit Copy” option in drafts which allows you to edit the draft and send the mail without deleting the original draft.
  • Printing of contacts – Apart from usual phone book printing there is a new print function for printing contact details.
  • Mailing List Reply - Under Settings -> Mail -> Compose, there is new options added “Confirm recipients when replying to a mailing list”.
  • Default Signature – Under Settings -> Mail -> Signature – there is a new badge to show the default signature which will be used for New emails and for Reply/Forward
  • External Accounts – External accounts can now be added so that you can check all your email in one place.
  • Account Settings – Under Settings-> Account. Account details like Incoming Server and Outgoing server will be shown. For your logged in Comcast.net account the values will be non-editable. For external accounts the sections will be editable.

IMPROVED

  • Moved the attachment icon in List and Horizontal view to easier see which messages have attachments 
  • Sort-By supports sorting by Size, From etc. while in conversation view
  • Themes – We have enhanced the selection of color themes for your email. Access them Under Settings -> Mail -> Basic settings.

FIXED

  • Issues with default font styles, which allows user to change Font, Size and Color attributes of new messages were not being saved. Change background color has been removed.
  • Account Name in Settings -> Accounts is editable.
  • Settings -> Mail. The order of settings is changed. The “Display” settings are moved to the top instead of being at the bottom

BEHIND THE SCENES

  • Server patches and Optimizations

IMAGES

Draft Save.gifNew Draft Saved Notification

 

Attach Icon.gifNew Attachment Icon Placement

 

Default Font.gifDefault Font Setting

 

Signatures.gifSignature Settings

 

Mailing List Reply.gifMailing List Reply

 

Theme Picker.gifTheme Picker

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