How To: Enable a Live/Hotmail account in Mac's Mail

Enable a Live/Hotmail account in Mac's Mail

In this video from AppleGenius0921 we learn how to enable a Live/Hotmail account on the Mail application on a Mac. Open Mail. In full name put your full name. Type in your email address and password and continue. Leave the account type on POP and name the description what you'd like. The incoming mail server is pop3.live.com. Type in your live.come username with @live.com in it! Click Continue. The outgoing mail server should be smtp.live.com. Check use only this server and check use authentication. Click Continue and it will check the connection. Now you are all set to use Mail with your Live and hotmail accounts.

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