Creating an email account can be tricky, especially if we don’t know the platform. However, having an email is essential nowadays since we communicate and share a lot of information through it. If you are interested on creating an email account, you probably know Msn Hotmail already. This server was very popular a few years ago and a lot of people used it. On 2013 Microsoft bought it and changed its name so now Hotmail is no longer available but instead there is Outlook. Don’t worry! You can still have a Hotmail account and on this post we will explain you how to do it in this guideline to sign up Hotmail.
Create new Hotmail account is very simple and quick, it will take you only a few minutes. Follow the next steps in this guideline to sign up Hotmail and you will have a new account very soon:
- Open your favorite browser. Go to the URL box and type live.com this will take you to the main page. You can also use www.hotmail.com or www.outlook.com because these will take you to the same page.
- Once you are here, you will see two buttons in the middle of the page. You need to click on the “create account” one. It will now take you to a new page.
- On this part you will see a box. It will ask you to create a new email address. This one has to be unique because it works as an ID. If you are having troubles, you can ask the system to create a new one for you.
- Once is done, you need to create your password now. This step is delicate. Create a password that is easy to remember for you but hard to guess for others. This way you won’t have any issues in the future.
- Now you need to give away personal information like your name, last name, country, birth date, phone number and an alternative email. But don’t worry, your information is safe. This is only necessary to make sure that you are a real person and in case you need to recover your account in a future. Having this in mind, be careful to put your real information and check twice to see if it’s right. Is way easier to recover an account with this than with others methods.
- When you are done with all that, you need to solve the captcha and accept the terms and conditions. Lastly, click on the create account button at the end and that is it! Outlook sign up is that easy.
With this guideline to sign up Hotmail you will succeed creating your new account. Something you should know is that this works as a Microsoft account, so you can access to your email, but you can also access to Skype, OneDrive, OneNote, Office, Calendar, Contacts, Bing, Xbox, Flow, Tasks, Msn and so much more. The amount of tools and convenience is one of the reasons why people prefer Outlook.