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How to set up a Hotmail account on iPhone and iPad


Who owns an email account Hotmail and wants to set it on your iPhone to receive e-mail on the iOS device, you will no longer find the Hotmail brand in the list of accounts, as this was replaced by Outlook. This change is causing a lot of confusion among users, because it still goes in search of the Hotmail option in the settings of the iPhone or iPad, to no avail. This guide for those who, not having much experience, do not know how to solve the problem for set up a Hotmail account on iPhone and iPad.

How to set up Hotmail accounts on iPhone and iPad

Let's say right away create free Hotmail emails on your iPhone possible, and also very simple to set up the new account. Follow this guide and you'll find yourself with a few steps to receive mail on your iPhone or iPad Hotmail account. Create Outlook emails to receive Hotmail mail with these simple steps.

These instructions were written for Hotmail, but the process is exactly the same if you want to set up an account Outlook, Live, or MSN. This tutorial shows how to create the account on the iPhone, but the steps are identical on the iPad.

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Step 1: Go to Settings> Mail> Account> Add account

Step 2: Select from the list. The procedure is the same if you have an e-mail account Hotmail, Live or MSN.

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Step 3: On the page that appears, enter your Hotmail email address and click on Come on. When the new page appears, enter your account password. At the end of data entry, click on Log in to complete the procedure.

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Step 4: On the new page, select which Hotmail account data you want to sync to your iPhone. You can choose to synchronize Mail, Contacts, Calendars and Reminders. By default, everything is activated. After selecting what you want to activate, click on Save. You have just finished setting up a Hotmail account on your iPhone.

Step 5: After setting up the new account, go to the application Mail on the iPhone and you will see that your newly created Hotmail account is already available and you can send and receive mail on Hotmail's address. To check it, open Mail and click on <Boxes top left, if the process is successful, you will also find the Outlook box.

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Step 6: The default setting is to synchronize emails with your iPhone for only a week, but you can easily change the period. To do it, come back in Settings> Mail> Accounts> Email to be synchronized and select the time interval for which you want to keep emails synchronized. If you want to have access to all e-mails, choose No limit.

As you can see, creating a Hotmail account on iPhone and iPad is quite simple. Remember that adding Hotmail for iPad is just as easy. Just follow the steps above and it still works.