If you want to use the Hotmail email service you need to have a registered Hotmail account. Outlook.com can work using your Hotmail address. Here we show all benefits but first, we need have and create an account.
To log in to a Hotmail account, go to the official website of Hotmail or the fresh platform Outlook.com.
Once you reach the log in page of Outlook, you can type in your email address used for creating your Hotmail or Outlook account.
You also need to type in the password which you have used for account sign up.
Now click on the sign in button on the webpage.
Now you will be able to check your inbox and create and send mail easily.
You need to use an email address and password which are easy to remember, but difficult for others to guess it.
Hotmail was the messaging service offered by Microsoft. The free email address allowed the Hotmail users to receive and send messages and access the mails from anywhere. Microsoft updated the Hotmail service into Outlook a few years ago. Now the Hotmail users will be able to use the messaging service through Outlook.com.
Benefits of using Hotmail
Hotmail mail service is updated regularly by Microsoft. The updated version of Hotmail called Outlook.com is not only a free service, but a fast and comparatively a service with very less down time. This service also offers some very convenient features such as an anti spam system, anti–phishing feature and anti-virus system. Moreover, you will be able to use many other online services offered by the Microsoft Company such as Skype and Xbox Live, when you have a Hotmail or Outlook account. The interface of Outlook.com is better than that offered by Hotmail earlier. As the Hotmail account is working through the Outlook.com the Hotmail users can enjoy all the benefits offered by Outlook interface.
Log in problems
Sometimes you may experience trouble in logging in to the Hotmail account.
You need to make sure that you are using the right password and the spelling of email address is correct.
If you receive the message that you are using the incorrect password make sure that you are not using the caps lock. The passwords for the account are case -sensitive.
Sometimes you may not be able to use the account as it might have hacked by another person. In such case follow the instruction provided by clicking the option “My account has been hacked”.
You will need to reset your password if you have forgotten the password to your mail account. Select “Forgotten password and other sign–in problems” to reset your password and start accessing your account.
If the problem cannot be solved by these methods you can opt for using the “customer support”.
You will be able to use the Hotmail service freely and safely when you have a Hotmail account created with an email address and a good password. Though the Outlook has a safe and easy to use interface, it is better to use two-step verification to make it difficult to access by others.