1.    27 Mar 2016 #1
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 1,563
    Windows 10 Pro x64 RS 10586.586

    MS lets you link your Xbox contacts to the Windows 10 Rs People app

    Microsoft lets you link your Xbox contacts to the Windows 10 'Redstone' People app

    In a surprising find, in the latest 'Redstone' Insider builds (Fast Ring) Microsoft is evidently expanding the People app with Xbox contact integration.

    The feature was brought to our attention by @woelfel who spotted the addition. In essence, Windows 10 and Windows 10 Mobile will soon have the ability to link your Xbox friends to their full contact information in your People app.

    Microsoft has already begun to expand the People app, which took a massive hit in functionality from its Windows Phone 7 days. Years ago, users could link apps into the People Hub to get a birds-eye view of a contact's activity. That feature was stripped in Windows Phone 8 and 8.1.

    However, the Windows 10 People app does let external apps share information, such as Facebook (beta), Skype, and the old Twitter app (ironically, the new one does yet have that feature). Now, we are getting the first signs that the old People Hub functionality may be returning.
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	xbox-messaging-people-hub.jpg 
Views:	1 
Size:	109.2 KB 
ID:	71727

    Read more: Microsoft lets you link your Xbox contacts to the Windows 10 'Redstone' People app | Windows Central
    Last edited by Brink; 27 Mar 2016 at 09:21. Reason: fixed link
      My ComputerSystem Spec


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
People app not syncing google contacts
I have the release Windows 10. I have successfully linked my google account, and mail and calendar seem to work fine. But not the people (contacts) app. The account is listed in People, I can tell it to sync, get no error message, but no contacts...
Software and Apps
Windows 10 Th 2 Lets You Quickly Scan Files with Windows Defender
48720 Read more: http://news.softpedia.com/news/windows-10-threshold-2-lets-you-quickly-scan-files-with-windows-defender-496271.shtml
Windows 10 News
Windows contacts
How do I add windows contacts to share files?
Network and Sharing
Move Outlook 2013 Address Book Contacts to Contacts in WIN 10
How do I move Outlook 2013 Address Book CONTACTS to Win 10 CONTACTS ??
Browsers and Email
How to Import W10 Contacts (aka 'People') into Outlook 2016 Pro
Installed Outlook 2016 Preview on W7 with no problems. Address Book showed Contacts. Updated W7 to W10. All contacts now show in People app, but Outlook no longer sees those contacts. How can I migrate/export-import the W10 People contacts...
Software and Apps
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 16:51.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App

Windows 10 Forums