Outlook - Hotmail mail setup

On this page you'll find the Hotmail mail settings for Outlook. Besides an overview with the imap and pop3 server mailsettings for Hotmail, we offer you a comprehensive guide for setting up your Hotmail email on your Outlook.

The exact steps may vary by version, but all the settings can to be found here. If you don't succeed or you think something is not right, do not hesitate to ask your question at the bottom of the page!

Mail settings Hotmail

POP / IMAP imap
Incoming server pop3.live.com
Incoming port 993
SSl (security) incoming ssl
Outgoing server smtp.live.com
Outgoing port 587
SSL (security) outgoing ssl
Requires sign-in yes


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Can't retrieve account

Julian Hubbard 23-03-2016 14:47

Can't retrieve account

Julian Hubbard 23-03-2016 14:48

Can't retrieve account

Julian Hubbard 23-03-2016 14:50

am unable to receive e-mails on my apple mac. Just keeps asking for my email password but won't accept anything - help

jill postlethwaite 16-06-2016 11:43

My a/c was hacked. I can't send or retrieve emails as hotmail won't accept my password or let me change my password.

Elsie Guest 28-11-2016 09:47