Windows Live Mail Desktop Beta, an Outlook Express Replacement has received a resfresh with some new features. Here’s a highlight of some of the changes including bug fixes and performance improvements:

  • Virus Scanning: Some important updates and improvements have been made.
  • Photo E-mail Updates: Now you can send photo email via POP accounts.
  • Customize Your Folders: You’ll be able to right click on a folder or account name and set a color.
  • Contact Importing has been improved to give the users the option of merging duplicate contact data into one.

If you’re currently using Windows Live Mail Desktop, be sure to download the refresh.  There have been a lot of improvements made, and I’m sure you’ll notice the differences. If you don’t have an account yet, but you’re wanting one, you can sign up here (You will need a Passport or a Hotmail account).