Hotmail mail setup Outlook

Set up Outlook Hotmail

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!

1 Start Outlook, click the File tab and click in the category information Account Settings

2 Click in the tab Email on New.

3 Switch on Server Settings and click Next.

4 Select Internet Email Addresses, click Next and enter the following data among user data:

Your name: Your full name.
Email Address: your full email address.

5 In the box Type Account below Server Information, select imap and fill out the following information:

Incoming e-mail: port: 993Outgoing e-mail: port: 587

6 Below Login Information fill in the following settings:

E-mail: your Hotmail email-adressPassword: your Hotmail email-password Login with security: ssl

7 Click on Test Account Settings. If all goes well, click next and then finish.

Question and Answer

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Mail settings Hotmail

POP / IMAP imap
Incoming server
Incoming port 993
SSl (security) incoming ssl
Outgoing server
Outgoing port 587
Requires sign-in yes