Hotmail Sign in

Sending and receiving emails, having conversation and discussions, sharing of photos and documents are some of the great benefits of using Hotmail email account. Hotmail is one of the best email service providers out there.  It was recently upgraded to outlook.com but the details have not changed. The Microsoft team just added a few great Hotmail features 2014 to make the account even more easy to use. You cannot enjoy these features if you are not logged in.

hotmail sign in

To Login Hotmail:

  • Go to Hotmail.com; this is the official website. An outlook.com home page will appear with the Log in page.
  • Enter your username; you will still be using the old email address, the one you used to when you were creating a Hotmail email account.
  • Enter your password; enter the password you normally use to access the Hotmail account. There are times that you may forget your password, but you may still access the account if you follow the given steps of retrieving your password.
  1. Go to the ‘can’t access my account’. A new page will open prompting you to enter your email address.
  2. You will also be required to enter the characters in the image.
  3. Click next. A new page will open asking you to enter your phone number. You will receive a code that you will be asked to enter before you reset your password.
  4. Once you enter the code, click next.
  5. A page will open prompting you to enter your .new password.
  6. Confirm your new password.
  7. Access the account; you will now be able to login to your account.

2 Step Verification Process

There is a 2 step verification process that Microsoft has added to protect your account. This is a process that uses your password and another extra code to log in. To get started;

  • Sign in hotmail.
  • Go to the password and security tab.
  • Select edit security information.
  • Select 2 step verification and choose set up.
  • Follow the instructions.

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