POP3 and Smtp For Hotmail Configuration Settings In Outlook

Carry out the steps given below to configure Hotmail POP3 and SMTP settings on Microsoft Outlook.

hotmail pop3 and smtp configuration settings
  • Step : 1 Launch the MS Outlook application to configure the POP3 and SMTP protocols. 
  • Step : 2 Log in to your Hotmail account by clicking the Add Account tab.
  • Step : 3 Click the Tools menu and select the Account Settings option from the list.
  • Step : 4 Choose your account in which you want to change the settings.
  • Step : 5 Now, enter the server details as follows:
    • For the incoming server
      • 1. Choose the POP3 server and enter the name as pop.hotmail.com.
      • 2. Type 995 as the port number, and select either SSL or TLS connection for encrypted settings.
    • For outgoing mail server:
      • 1. In the SMTP server name field, type smtp.hotmail.com.
      • 2. Enter 587 in the port number for TLS connection, and 465 for SSL connection.
  • Step : 6 After configuring, you will start receiving all your Hotmail emails on your Outlook.
  • Step : 7 Click the Finish button to save the server settings on Outlook.
  • Step : 8 Using these steps we can configure the settings POP3 and Smtp For Hotmail.

IMAP is now enabled in your Office 365.


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