The service performs an identical task to applications such as Mozilla Thunderbird or Microsoft Outlook, but from a purely web interface. However, there is no setup, as the service knows your emails servers and configuration by your email address. The service is used by over sixteen million users monthly in over 200 countries . In early 2006, mail2web.com launched a free Microsoft Exchange service entitled 'mail2web.com Live' with mobile device capabilities . In 2008, mail2web.com added chat service, connecting users to MSN®, AOL®, YAHOO® and ICQ® Instant Messaging accounts.