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How to configure Hotmail on a Mac in 10 steps

Although Hotmail went down in history in 2013, when Microsoft decided to replace it definitely with the Outlook email service, there are still many people who still use a Hotmail account. Maybe you are one of them.

This is why you would like to know that you can continue accessing your Hotmail emails from your Mac or MacBook. You only need to configure your Mail application on your device to do so. Vers as it is not a process as complicated as it may seem.

Of course, you can choose to access your list of emails from any web browser you have installed on your computer. In this case, you will not have too many complications.

Now, if you want to do it from the Apple program, you should follow step by step the instructions that we indicate in this tutorial, which are summarized in replacing your old Hotmail account with a new one in Outlook and linking it to Mail.

The most important thing to know before you start is that, according to Microsoft's terms of use, your email may be disabled if you haven't used it more than 270 days ago. If this is your case, maybe you are in time to save it.

Another of the most popular tricks for Apple products is to use WhatsApp on iPad without using the official application, on the other hand not available for tablets iOS. You can also send and receive text messages on your Mac.

Step 1. Verify that your Hotmail account is still active

The fastest and easiest way to check if your Hotmail account is still active is to try to access it through the official website of the email service.

one. Go to the page Although it no longer exists, you will be automatically redirected to Outlook. Then, click on Create an account.

two. Try to access your account by entering your email and password.

3. If you are lucky and your account is still active, you will be redirected to your Hotmail account inbox.