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Question: hotmail account

my hotmail account got a hold of my contact list
and is now sending out emails to everyone about
spam messages about health,, the gym etc
how do i block them from sending out messages?

thank you

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Answer: hotmail account

This is evidence of a hotmail hijack mailer.

Please follow this sites pre-posting process outlined here:

http://www.techsupportforum.com/f50/...lp-305963.html

After running through all the steps, please post the requested logs in the Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help forum, not here.->

http://www.techsupportforum.com/f50/

If you have trouble with one of the steps, simply move on to the next one, and make note of it in your reply.

Please note that the Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help forum is extremely busy, and it may take a while to receive a reply.

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added this Hotmail account to windows 10 mail app as opposed to outlook. will not be using outlook in the future.

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I can’t access my HOTMAIL accounts- HOTMAIL support?

I learned about Microsoft’s new policy of not allowing you to send email from Hotmail using it’s own products Outlook and Outlook Express unless you are paying an additional fee, when I replied to a (Hotmail) email while using OE. After sending my reply I received an error message that OE could not access the account. It then proceeded to DELETE all my previous email message in outlook express for this account.

A web search then led me discover that this account was one of those now requiring payment of a fee to send mail using Outlook or OE instead of logging on to the website. (They are doing this in stages so some HOTMAIL accounts still allow the free use and access with Outlook/OE.)

I then tried to sign on to my account using another Microsoft product Internet Explorer- initially everything looked unchanged,

1. however after typing in my name and password instead of opening my account

2. I got a new screen of “scrambled letters” designed to prove that a person and not a machine is accessing my account.

3. I type in these scrambled letters and one of two things happens:

a. (Usually) I receive yet another screen of scrambled letters to input

b. (Occasionally) I receive the “sign in screen” again EITHER WAY

4. Whichever screen I receive- whether I input scrambled letters yet again or insert my name and password the process repeats itself and one of two things happens:

a. (Usually) I receive yet anothe... Read more

Answer:I can't acces my HOTMAIL account- Hotmail Tech Support?

I've never used Outlook or Outlook Express in any form my self, so I can only offer some limited suggestions for sorting this out.

First: have you tried deleting all cookies and accessing the account? If using XP/2k -- it may even be helpful to try creating a new User Profile and logging in under that, this will ensure you have an entirely new web cache, index.dat and cookie folder.

Try accessing the account from another computer and see if you get in that way.
 

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I'm being spammed to death. So, I've registered a new Hotmail account. Now, I would like to transfer/copy all my contacts in the old account into the new account. Can someone please tell me how?

Arthur Bay
 

Answer:hotmail -- transferring/copying contacts to new hotmail account from old

Have you tried using the extensive filter and spam blocking on Hotmail?

If you are usiing OE also go to it and export your address as an .csv file then go to this url and import them to your new hotmail account.

http://lw14fd.law14.hotmail.msn.com/cgi-bin/dasp/doaddressesimport.asp

I don't know if their is a provision to import them from your old Hotmail account.
 

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I need to copy all my addresses from 1 hotmail account to a 2nd. I would like to do this in a way I do not need to type in each address
 

Answer:hotmail address book another hotmail account

http://ask-leo.com/how_do_i_transfer_hotmail_contacts_to_another_account.html
 

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How do I get my Hotmail emails over into my new Outlook Hotmail account I inadvertently created my new account without checking properly
 

Answer:How to get my old Hotmail emails into my new Outlook Hotmail account

Here's how you add your Hotmail account to your Outlook.com account. I don't know if you'll get your messages over or not. They're two separate accounts that can't be merged.

http://help.outlook.com/en-us/140/ms.exch.ecp.newsubscription.aspx
 

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Hello All, This is my first post here and I hope that you all are willing to help out a "newbie" of the forum, because as of right now I am getting fed up with my BLEEPING COMPUTER!!!My computer has been acting a little funny lately...I'm not sure what the issue is, but a lot of my administrative privileges seem to have been changed, ie "You do not have permission to (fill in blank)" If anyone has time to take a look at my hijackthis logfile as well as the adsspy logfile to see if there is anything that looks a little fishy. I have had THREE different instances of my bank account info being exploited and just recently my Hotmail account was hijacked and used as a "mass SPAM sender". Also, the last logfile is from a program called IOBit, which has a HijackScan tool as well. Any help would be greatly appreciated!HIJACK THIS LOGFILELogfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.4Scan saved at 12:55:31 PM, on 5/3/2011Platform: Windows Vista SP2 (WinNT 6.00.1906)MSIE: Internet Explorer v9.00 (9.00.8112.16421)Boot mode: NormalRunning processes:C:\Windows\system32\Dwm.exeC:\Windows\Explorer.EXEC:\Windows\system32\taskeng.exeC:\Windows\System32\igfxtray.exeC:\Windows\System32\hkcmd.exeC:\Windows\system32\igfxsrvc.exeC:\Windows\System32\igfxpers.exeC:\Program Files\Intel\Intel Matrix Storage Manager\IAAnotif.exeC:\Progr... Read more

Answer:Possible crcss.exe trojan? Little to no admin privledges? Hotmail Account Hijacked as well as bank account

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It used to be not connected to any email account but when it updated to 8.1 I chose to get an email address for it, so now as a result, the password has to be 8 characters long and I have to use a PIN number , but that's still 4 characters, and I usually use one character password.

So how do I go back to the normal type of user account to use the 1 character password?

Answer:My user account changed to an hotmail-email account connec

Local Account - Switch to in Windows 8

Local Account Password - Change or Remove in Windows 8

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I have a new computer.  I just noticed an old picture, which is not in my new computer saved, is STILL showing up as profile picture on emails I send.  I put a new picture up, BUT the old picture is still showing up on emails I forward.  HOW
CAN I DELETE THIS?
I have no pictures saved on my new computer in C drive, public folders.

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i got this surprise when i was unable to log in into skype then i when to my email and i got this
and after several emails to support i got an answer saying that
 
"ve verified that a serious violation of the Microsoft Services Agreement occurred on your account .......................   Due to the nature of this violation, and pursuant to the terms of the Microsoft Services Agreement, Microsoft can neither grant you access to the contents of your account,..."
whats next now?
i want to know what happened exactly, and can that be appealed?
 

Answer:Problem with hotmail account, account temporarily suspended)

Ask them for a appeal? The only ones who will know what happened is them. Do you happen to use Skype to send adult content? I hear they have been cracking down on that more.

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i got this surprise when i was unable to log in into skype then i when to my email and i got this
and after several emails to support i got an answer saying that
 
"ve verified that a serious violation of the Microsoft Services Agreement occurred on your account .......................   Due to the nature of this violation, and pursuant to the terms of the Microsoft Services Agreement, Microsoft can neither grant you access to the contents of your account,..."
whats next now?
i want to know what happened exactly, and can that be appealed?
 

Answer:Problem with hotmail account, account temporarily suspended)

Ask them for a appeal? The only ones who will know what happened is them. Do you happen to use Skype to send adult content? I hear they have been cracking down on that more.

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My Windows 10 account is somehow tied to a hotmail account I don't remember creating. Is there any way I can turn it into a local account? I don't really want it to be connected

Answer:Change hotmail connected account to local account? (Win 10)

GreyWasMyFriend said:

My Windows 10 account is somehow tied to a hotmail account I don't remember creating. Is there any way I can turn it into a local account? I don't really want it to be connected



Go into All Settings and choose Accounts. Under the 'Your Account' menu you'll see an option on the right to 'Sign in with a local account instead' - choose this.

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/5...dows-10-a.html

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Can you get back old Hotmail account, after having renamed it to new Outlook account?
Well here is Microsoft's answer on Reddit!

If you renamed your account, and want to rename it back to the original name, you can do that.
IMPORTANT: This may not work if you are outside of the US and have a "@live.com" or "@Hotmail.com" address!
First, remove the alias that was created when you renamed your account (the alias will be for the original name).
Go to http://account.live.com, select "Notifications" then "manage your email preferences" and you'll find links to remove aliases.
Second, go back to the Rename page, Sign In and rename back to the original name.

Hope it helps someone!

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I had several hotmail accounts that I could view in the Nokia 930 windows 10.
I have not installed any apps (however there wsa an app that I do not know what was doing there with the text showing @\user\microsoft\windowsapp\ etc. the text was longer an I was not able to remove the app)
However the problem of the emails did not arise after the above app was mysteriously installed but happened before.
It looked like that one specific account was inexplicably confused with another email account...e when I was tapping on one Icon app of hotmail account I would actually read the email of another account.
My main Email setup account within windows phone setup had disappeared and when trying to re added it was saying that it was already setup.
Therefore I could only but hard rest my phone. I have hard reset it four times now and every time I setup the account with my main Email account everything is fine but when I add another email account it all goes wrong with similar variations of the above issue and now I even have an error message saying the account the I added
Now I am getting has the settings out of date. I tap FIX button there is some activity but nothing happens.
How can I fix this!!!

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My wife wants to change her hotmail name to reflect her new name (which would require an account change)

My question is, where is the setting that can foward your emails to another address inside hotmail? or is this possible? she doesnt want to give up her name because everything she's done for the past 7 years has been on that name.
 

Answer:Receiving hotmail from another hotmail account?

There is no automatic forwarding option in Hotmail that I am aware of.
 

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I would like to move an Outlook Express 6 E-mail account from an old computer to a hotmail account.
I would like to be able to save old files and addresses.
Can this be done EASILY?
I would be greatful for some help.

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Question: Hotmail account

Quick question re hotmail.com account (now outlook)Every email I get from the above account which is operated from Firefox, I get the following message."This member failed our fraud detection checks and may not be who they appear to be"Good that it does that, but EVERY email, people I hear from every day?    How do I tone it down a little!!!Judy

Answer:Hotmail account

Some users have given up on this an went over to other providers, like Yahoo and Google. Still, MS has made some remarks about this problem.http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/outlook_com/forum/oemail-osend/be-careful-this-sender-failed-our-fraud-detection/c1712db2-00ab-4e61-8ede-d20aa6486f45QuoteWe are already aware of this issue and we have already forward this to our Product team. In the meantime, we advice you to mark any emails as Phishing scams if you are not sure about it. You can also review email headers if in doubt for messages that seem suspicious.That was three years ago. 

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Every time I try to log in I get this message:
Something went wrong!
Something went wrong and we couldn't complete your request
There is a REFRESH button but when I click on it it just comes up the same.
I can't even get to a place where I can enter a different hotmail account to try to log in that way.
This is driving me insane.

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I access my 3 hotmail account via Outlook express. I was having trouble sending emails from one account, they were being returned. I found out what the problem was thru this forum.

http://forums.techguy.org/t183016&highlight=hotmail+charging+pop3.html

OK, so I signed up for Hotmail Plus, and registered with one of my hotmail email address's. How do I add my other two hotmail address's to the hotmail plus account? Seem's to me, only one hotmail account is going to work with OE right now, until I let MSN know the other 2 hotmail accounts.

Any solutions?

Thanks
 

Answer:Hotmail plus account.

I just got off a live chat with someone at MSN. You only get to use one free Hotmail account with each Hotmail Plus account. So, for those of you with multiple hotmail accounts using OE, its back to the drawing board.
 

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I had an @hotmail.co.uk email address.

I created a new @outlook.com as I had too much spam.

I can't log back into the @hotmail.co.uk email addresss as I wanted to close it and I've tried the forgot password method but still had no success.

My question is what happens if I leave the email address for example not attempt to login to the account for a long period of time, will it automatically be deleted?

Answer:Hotmail.co.uk account?

The account should get canceled after 270 days of inactivity.





Quote:
The Microsoft branded services require that you sign into your Microsoft account periodically, at a minimum every 270 days, to keep the Microsoft branded services portion of the services active, unless provided otherwise in an offer for a paid portion of the services. If you fail to sign in during this period, we may cancel your access to the Microsoft branded services. If the Microsoft branded services are canceled due to your failure to sign in, your data may be permanently deleted from our servers.


Source: Microsoft Services Agreement

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hi there

i want to create a new hotmail account and i cant!!

everythime i type in www.hotmail.com i get the sign in screen where all i can do is sign in!

does anybody know how to create a new account please

Cheers
 

Answer:new hotmail account

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Couldn't find an area for a question about Hotmail ?? I Googled Hotmail Forum it brought me here to this site - registered so here is my query:

I have begun placing my CONTACTS into Categories like Family, Family O/S ( Over/Seas) Friends, Friends O/S, Business, Business O/S etc etc.
I have done that by ticking the "OBVIOUS" contacts boxes in my long contact list and transfering them to the appropriate Category.
However with about 290 contacts to place I keep going through the list, wondering if I placed them to the appropriate category.
Of course to check I have to close out of the main contact list, then go another list to check if I put them where I think they should be ( Some need to be included in a couple of Categories )
Is there some way that I can show - on my MAIN CONTACT LIST that I have placed them somewhere?
Like an indication mark ?
That then would then allow me, as I go through the list in Alphabetical order to see those Contacts that still have somewhere to be placed..Regards Don

Answer:In my Hotmail account:

Hello and welcome to the forum

I had a look and could not find anything what your looking for, you can try posting your request on the hotmail help forum:

Hotmail Threads

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since february 26th i'm unable to get into msn hotmail account.I do my password and email address propley then the page comes up 'this page cannot be displayed'.i've checked my network settings & everything else i can think of,but nothing is getting it to work.Also couldnt log into Nector.com either,the page says excatley the same thing.Please help if you can asap thanking you lots & lots xx

Answer:cant get into my msn hotmail account

When you click your favourite button.Have a look at the Address Bar. It is just possible that the address has become corrupted.If so. Type in Hotmail and hit GO.

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cant get into my email account tried everything. caps are not on. tried everything on the instructions over & over again and downloaded for the password retreviel disc. i have the right email address & password & iopen another account which i cant get into that either now or my daughters account. i believe someone has hacked me because i have found out that i am a victum of idenity freud. i need to get into my account because i need my contacts & my emails that are coming in can you please help i have left messages on a couple of web sites to call me back because i dont have an account to email me back! its on all my computers so it doesnt matter what type of computer fyi/ Thanks! Mary Ellen ps let me know if you need my email addresses.

Answer:can't get into hotmail account

I'd try to contact hotmail. They may be able to reset password.I guess you could try your account on a friends computer that has been shown to work with hotmail.1/3 of highway deaths are caused by drunks. The rest are by people who can't drive any better than a drunk.

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Question: Hotmail account

My email address ends in @Hotmail.com.I receive emails with no problems,when I compose a new email or forward
on emails,more times than not I get the error message "Can`t connect to Outlook please try later"with a CLOSE button.
When I click CLOSE the message is "You are about to throw away these messages without sending them".The only option
then is CONTINUE.The messages always show in the "sent" folder, some get to the receipient and some don`t.
Any idea whats going on?
Regards.

Answer:Hotmail account

Are you logging into the account by way of web browser or by the new Mail app? For older WLM and Hotmail as well as Live accounts you would want the Windows Essentials 2012 over the new Mail app.

Logging in directly online you would add the destination is as a new contact if not already in your address book there so the emails being sent will go through. I find that every time I go to send an email out to a new contact and forget to add the address in first as a new contact the draft will be saved. I see that with both the old Live accounts as well as at times with the accounts at outlook.com

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Ever since new years eve I have been unable to log onto my hotmail account. It keeps asking me to re-enter my password. does anyone know why that might be???? Thank you
mario
 

Answer:not able to log onto hotmail account

did hotmail state this on your login failure?>>

Type your .NET Passport sign-in e-mail address and password correctly. Remember, passwords are case-sensitive.

Hotmail is pretty vague as to the failure for the sign in mainly due to the server registering either one as an error.

if u are certain that your password is correct then the e-mail address u keyed in might be incorrect and vice versa.

maybe try creating a new password?? (as suggested if u can't remember it by Hotmail)
 

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Hello

I have a hotmail.com account which is fine.
I also have Outlook Express and can receive mail in Outlook Express from my hotmail account with no problems.

I have just created a hotmail.com account for my friend.
I can receive mail from this new account to my own hotmail account but I am having problems receiving e-mail from this account to my Outlook Express.

NB. It is my friends hotmail address that I want to be able to receive messages from. I can receive them fine from my own hotmail account.

Can anyone please offer any advice.

Thank you Cinders
 

Answer:hotmail.com account

If your friend is using the free hotmail service, then you cannot access the account with an editor such as Outlook Express. You can only access Hotmail externally if the account is a paid option.
 

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I can not get into my hotmail or windows live account. It's telling me that it is block do to too much unual activity such as junk mail and spam. This matter is crucial as it is the one I have all my work files on as well as the one I work from. Can you please help me A.S.A.P...Thank you.edited by moderator: remove email

Answer:How do I fix my hotmail account when it is bl

I removed the email address. If you can't access email then how can I email you?Contact Hotmail from another computer and or email account."The era of big government is over," said Clinton 1996

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We have Email ID with active password, we were using this account since long time.
But since few days, we are receiving following message, whenever we are trying to login into our account.
Message is "It looks like someone else might be using your account"; and not allow us to see, send & receive our emails.
Unfortunately, we are also not able to access our alernate email account.
We request you to help us to properly login into our hotmail account. It is very important for us to restore our that emails.
Mircosoft has verified my account and closed the request as: Account recovery request is now closed. But the problem is still persist.
Kindly help me to restore the email ID.
Thanks.

Answer:Hotmail - It looks like someone else might be using your account

Emails removed we cannot assist you with this issue only Microsoft can I have removed the emails for your own security never post them on a open forum

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Question: hotmail account

I have Windows 7 and Internet Explorer 9 on my computer. Can someone tell me how to delete/disable my hotmail account? Thank you very much. Murrar

Answer:hotmail account

http://ask-leo.com/how_do_i_close_my_windows_live_hotmail_account.html

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Question: Hotmail Account

This morning something or someone attached itself to my hotmail account and sent out a message to everyone in my address list.  Now whenever I go to create a new email that email is there.  I don't know what is going on and I can't figure out how to report it.  It is very embarassing because it has been sent out in my name and it is about aquiring hot merchandise.  I hope someone can help me with this.

Answer:Hotmail Account

You may be infected ...Clik Here   and follow the instructions.

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my hotmail login page is blank w/a yellow triangle in the lower left corner. I can access it on my laptop but not on my pc. I've restarted, cleared all cache, history, I've checked Use TSL 1.1. I have an anti virus program on my computer & ran a scan for virus' & says no issues found. not sure what else to do.

Answer:cannot log into my hotmail account

Uninstall and reinstall network adapter driver if you have not done yet, see if it helps. In worst case, you might want to reinstall the Windows OS and try again.Hope this helps.

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Question: Hotmail account

Widows 7
For some reason my Hotmail account has stopped me opening my mail.
E-mail is coming through alright but I cannot open it.
I can open the mail on my PC but not my Laptop.
What is wrong
Thank you

Answer:Hotmail account

Is this Hotmail Webmail server through your browser or do you use email client to collect and download email to the harddrive of laptop?

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Question: hotmail account

I have a Hotmail account on my Windows XP computer. This account is corrupt and I can?t send messages from it. Can anyone tell me how to disable this account and start a new hotmail account? Thank you very much. Murrar

Answer:hotmail account

Follow these steps to close your account: 1. Visit http://mail.live.com/mail/CloseAccountConfirmation.aspx 2. Sign in using your Windows Live Hotmail account and password. 3. Click "Close account" button. This will only close the e-mail service, the Windows Live ID that is associated with your account will remain active and will be deleted after 365 days of inactivity. If you would like to access any of our Windows Live ID services, please use a different account. From Account Closure - Hotmail AccountAfter closing the account, you can create another hotmail account HERE. Scroll down the page. On the right hand-side, look for Hotmail. You will be able to sign up for a new account.Now that I've gone through all that, are you using Windows Live Mail client or are you checking mail on the web? If you use WLM, someone may be able to help you resolve the isssue if you post details about it.

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I go to hotmail and I cannot even get to the sign in boxes

Answer:i can't get to my hotmail account;

contact hotmail tech supportSome HELP in posting on Computing.net plus free progs and instructions Cheers

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Question: Hotmail account

My email address ends in @Hotmail.com.I receive emails with no problems,when I compose a new email or forward
on emails,more times than not I get the error message "Can`t connect to Outlook please try later"with a CLOSE button.
When I click CLOSE the message is "You are about to throw away these messages without sending them".The only option
then is CONTINUE.The messages always show in the "sent" folder, some get to the receipient and some don`t.
Any idea whats going on?
Regards.

Answer:Hotmail account

Are you logging into the account by way of web browser or by the new Mail app? For older WLM and Hotmail as well as Live accounts you would want the Windows Essentials 2012 over the new Mail app.

Logging in directly online you would add the destination is as a new contact if not already in your address book there so the emails being sent will go through. I find that every time I go to send an email out to a new contact and forget to add the address in first as a new contact the draft will be saved. I see that with both the old Live accounts as well as at times with the accounts at outlook.com

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Question: my hotmail account

I am unable to sign on to hotmail, I keep getting a sign in page with no information on the screen to sign in on

Answer:my hotmail account

Are you using this link?http://login.live.com/login.srf?wa=...

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Question: hotmail account

I have been trying to access my hotmail since saturday and it says that the password i entered is incorrect and i don't know what to do next?
 

Answer:hotmail account

Click the Forgot Password link and follow instruction.
You will be asked a security question.
If you gave at signing up a alternative email address it will ask for it.
Normally its quite straightforward
 

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Hi,

I'm have trouble logging into my Hotmail account, though others using the same computer can log into their accounts without any difficulty.

When I try, this is what I get in the address line:

http://www.hotmail.msn.com/cgi-bin/sbox?did=1&t=5hWtcDIedBJzGne2nJxmvZ0MzfW1BTcdEcvoe2Soo2tEr3lj*M9Y7T!LdDv4cRGnwW1tETLV9uNlCcINlt86PghA$$&p=5ZStEf5PpBvwhQwo1k08Vdtz22JRVolzcIWFa2i09YPdEtslG4fvkB8mPs3Wfe8PHe19m8W9ClTSyQFlgdP3qgJybr2Wws5A33FSMuQW8KRIOpoleRJzsWSpw65pJ8NQfQMALl4ABU4vjhC2SXZdcZWqVQm6fF4c9qXVyZSKLREEqVVOJMZTCK*gdptrYvv3H9

and this is the message on the screen:

The page cannot be displayed
The page you are looking for is currently unavailable. The Web site might be experiencing technical difficulties, or you may need to adjust your browser settings.

When I try to log in via My MSN, I can view the subjects of the first several e-mails, but can't access them.

When I try to sign in with another of my Hotmail accounts, it says I am already signed in with the one that I can't get into.

I'd really appreciate some advice...

Thanks much,

Andrea
 

Answer:Can't log into Hotmail account, but others can from same PC

Hi,

I've seen similar problems with Hotmail and Yahoo acounts. I think the volume on these "free" accounts is SO HIGH.......that it fills to capacity as far as availability. My advice would be to try again at different times. This problem makes these accounts very unpredictable and somewhat unreliable because of the availability issue.
 

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NEVERMIND, PROBLEM FIXED,

IM JUST GONNA GET A GMAIL ACCOUNT.

f**k microsoft.

Answer:Why is my hotmail account gone?

If you want, give me your info and ill see if i can get in. I've done this for someone here before and it worked.

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Question: My hotmail account

Everytime i access my hotmail account the 'stop' and 'refresh' button in my browser (FF 3) flickers for about 10 seconds. This happens to the 'loading' bar at the bottom right.Do you think its a virus or something malicious?

Answer:My hotmail account

I know its recommended not to 'bump', but ifeel i've been over looked.Maybe i should have re-phrased my original post to 'I think i have a virus'

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my names anthony lyons i have been trying to log into my hotmail account for a long time maybe its been deleted because i have not accessed it in ages, what do i do???

Answer:i cant get into my hotmail. account

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-in/...I think all those have been switched to outlook:: mike

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Question: Hotmail Account!!!

I have just looked at my @Hotmail.com account and see there are a bundle of e mails apparently sent by me to people I do contact, but checking the messages it seems as though there has been a quote added like "I don't want to achieve immortality through my work; I want to achieve immortality through not dying." Woody Allen.
Should I close my Hotmail account and get rid of all the garbage that has flown in?
I haven't opened the majority of messages, but looked at one and assume the balance, 11 messages, will be of a similar nature!
Cheers
TonyV

Answer:Hotmail Account!!!

I'd change the password first to see if this stops. Add characters such as '@' or '%' to the password and make it fairly long. Do you have a favourite quote or ditty you remember? Then use the first letter of the words in the quote/poem as your password and include different characters as well.

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i have not used hotmail for a while and when i sign in the message states that some one got into my account . hotmail has cleaned it but i need a code to get back in i dont have any

Answer:cannot get into hotmail account

Go here:http://www.google.com.au/search?q=h...

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My son has a hotmail account. My husband and I both email him from our respective mchsi accounts regularly. I found out the other day that my son receives my husband's emails, but not mine. I asked my son if he has me blocked...he checked and said I wasn't. What else could be causing this problem? He does receive my emails if I send them from my aol account.

Thank you for any help you can offer.
Pam
 

Answer:My Son's Hotmail Account

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Hi, Im having trouble using my Hotmail account. I haven't used it in a while but today I went on to check it and send out an email but it said it was disabled and I can't send any emails until I verified by text message. Only thing is I do not have a phone! Does anyone know what I can do?!

Answer:Can't use my hotmail account..?

Hotmail was killed off months ago, you need to switch over to Outlook.Hotmail is officially dead: Microsoft shifts to OutlookJust login to Outlook using your @hotmail address & password:http://www.outlook.com/message edited by riider

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Question: Hotmail Account

Has anyone got any idea if hotmail accounts r deleted. About 12-14 months ago i suddenly couldent sign into my msn account. The password wasnt accepted and my secret question appeared to have changed. I opened another account but im now wondering if somehow I could manage to get the account i couldent sign into working again even though I havent signed into it for ages.
The reason I want back into the account is that it had an account number for a program I bought. Now i need the program again, and I dont wanna buy it again if i can somehow manage to sign into this account again.

Answer:Hotmail Account

Hi,

Check out the following link:

http://help.msn.com/!data/en_us/data/Hotmailv6.its51/$content$/AcctPolicies.htm



Cheers!

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Question: Hotmail account

When I receive excel attachments in my hotmail account the worksheets will not display the data. Any ideas?

Answer:Hotmail account

How are they being attached?How are you viewing them?These worksheets are from someone you know?Which version of Excel do you have?  And which version do they have?

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Question: hotmail account

How do I ensure that all emails are deleted permanently and not stored for later use.
I don't need to reclaim emails I have already eleted and don't want them accessed possibly by other parties

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since installing avast anti virus I can't get into my hotmail account. I have access to windows messenger but not hotmail. The page comes up blank. I tried getting through through msn but had no luck. Can you help me.

Answer:can't get into hotmail account

uninstall avast and use wndows appropriate anti virus sytem essentials. microsoft stuff.can u ;enter Hotmail thru Mssngr?thru the internet?thru Windows Live?No?maybe delete it all and clean your C and D system out and download it all again.

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Question: Hotmail account

Quick question re hotmail.com account (now outlook)Every email I get from the above account which is operated from Firefox, I get the following message."This member failed our fraud detection checks and may not be who they appear to be"Good that it does that, but EVERY email, people I hear from every day?    How do I tone it down a little!!!Judy

Answer:Hotmail account

Some users have given up on this an went over to other providers, like Yahoo and Google. Still, MS has made some remarks about this problem.http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/outlook_com/forum/oemail-osend/be-careful-this-sender-failed-our-fraud-detection/c1712db2-00ab-4e61-8ede-d20aa6486f45QuoteWe are already aware of this issue and we have already forward this to our Product team. In the meantime, we advice you to mark any emails as Phishing scams if you are not sure about it. You can also review email headers if in doubt for messages that seem suspicious.That was three years ago. 

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Question: Hotmail account ?

Could you explain The account policies that govern your use of Hotmail are detailed in our Online Help. Please note that you must sign into your Hotmail account at least once every 30 days. If you do not, your account will become inactive. After being inactive for 90 days, it will be deleted. You may want to save this message so you always have a handy link to this important information.
Example if I have a Hotmail address [email protected] and I do not sign in Hotmail account explain if I do not my account will become inactive. After being inactive for 90 days, it will be deleted so I will not beable to get my [email protected] back again
 

Answer:Hotmail account ?

sportman10,

From Hotmail Help page - Close Account:
If you don't sign in for 30 days (or within the first 10 days), your account will become inactive. At that time, any messages in your account will be deleted and inbound e-mail will be refused. Your Passport will still function, and your Hotmail e-mail name will be reserved. If your account stays inactive for a further 90 days, it is permanently deleted, and your e-mail name is no longer reserved. Click to expand...
 

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I hope somebody can help me. I'm not sure where to turn. I had a hotmail account with all my contacts. This Saturday one of my horses is running in the Kentucky Derby and I had a picture of the horse I sent out in a mass mailing to all my contacts.

Hotmail closed my account and will not let me back into it. It is now my understanding that you can't send such mailings or they will stop the service for you.

Is there any way I can appeal to them to get at least my contacts? I don't know who to write or contact to request this. I would certainly hope that someone has had this problem and can tell me how I can at least get my contacts.

Thanks for any and all help.

Sincerely,

David Smith

Answer:Need Help BAD with Hotmail Account

http://windowslivehelp.com/Default.aspx

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Question: Hotmail account

Not too much of a problem, just a bit of a bind.I and my partner both have Hotmail accounts. Mine is used daily. My parnters is used very rarely.I have mine set up in OE to check for and download new messages. No problems.My partner now wants hers to do the same but when I tried to set it up in OE I get an error message saying something like:"Access to Hotmail via Outlook and Outlook Express now requires a subscription. Please sign up at http:// upgrade. msn. comConfiguration: Account: Hotmail"When did that happen?I checked on the Hotmail site but can see nothing about paying for a Hotmail account.

Answer:Hotmail account

It's been there for quite some time - you likely have had your account and had OE access since before the charges came in.When did your partner set up the account?

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Question: Hotmail account ?

I need an image of the Hotmail window showing the folders on a typical hotmail account.

Anyone that could provide this - I would appreciate it.
 

Answer:Hotmail account ?

I added the last two folders (Registrations and Tax).
 

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Help. How do I set up another hotmail account. I have one at present but I am experiencing problems with links [on this forum] I bbelieve if I set up a new account and let everyone know the new address the problems will cease. However, on the hotmail/msn pages there is no "new account" facility and I'm at a loss to know what to do next. msn have n=been less than helpful and moreso because it's a free account, having said that I will be buying something from msn because I shall require extra storage as I cannot get it on my current account because msn have 'locked' it. I get it free forever [25mb] but cannot use it for anything else. Sorry to ramble but if someone can help I'd be eternally grateful.tc

Answer:Hotmail; new account [2nd]

I'm not sure if this link will work, but try it, it should take you to the registration page.click here

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Question: hotmail account

Will i loose my Hotmail account switching from windows7 to windows8?

Answer:hotmail account

No.

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Everytime I try to log onto my Hotmail amount I end up with an error message? The Error claims the following , "your hotmail is a valid .NET Passport. but there was a problem signing in with this passport account.Before you can sign in,you must fix the problem at the .NET Paassport Web site." I clicked on the link on the error notice that takes to the .NET Passport web site. However once there I could not find anything to help with my situation ?

Answer:cant log into hotmail account

See this:http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/...Always pop back and let us know the outcome - thanks

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Question: Hotmail Account

I would like to know how to unlock my hotmail email account.

I set up my hotmail email account some time ago and did not have any other email accounts at the time. I am also unable to remember whether or not I set up a secret question and/or answer. Therefore I am unable to reset my password using the "forgot password" option.

Can you help me to unlock my hotmail email account?

Answer:Hotmail Account

Hi

Unfortunately we can't help you retrieve passwords on this forum.

Quote:




* You may not ask for assistance with any deemed illegal activities such as but NOT restricted to the following:-

* software pirating
* hacking
* password cracking
* keystroke recording software
* assistance with accessing copyrighted software programs
* Leeching on private or public WiFi/Broadband connections




Your best bet would be to simply open up a new hotmail account.

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Question: Hotmail Account

HELP ...PLEASE
HELP.......PLEASE

I CAN ACCESS MY HOTMAIL A/C FROM MY KIDS PC LOG IN........BUT WHEN I TRY TO ACCESS FROM MY PC LOG IN IT BELIEVES MY HOTMAIL A/C DOES NOT EXIST

WANT TO AVOID CREATING NEW ACCOUNT AND/OR PASSWORD

ANY IDEAS AS TO WHERE THE PROB MAY BE??
 

Answer:Hotmail Account

It will be case sensitive input for login and passward, and your Caps Lock key appears to be stuck on.

By the way, use of all capitals in a post is the equivalent of shouting at people, as well as being hard to read.
 

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This morning my windows phone was working fine, but earlier today I went to watch a performance and turned my phone off. When I turned it back on afterwards, my Microsoft account tile had disappeared along with my messages and contacts. I've tried to set up the account again from the "Add an account" section, but every time I try and press Microsoft Account the screen simply flashes and doesn't change. Is there anything I can do?

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Ok hey first of all this is my first time on this forum so excuse me if this is the wrong section to post this in (im basically looking for some advice


Recently my hotmail account got hacked . so i did ''Custom Support field to get it back)' (but there was a glitch or something on the website to give me a password reset(instantly) instead of waiting for them to contact me. so i reset the password. and it looked like everything went fine but 3-4days the other person kept taking my account back (he didnt even put much of the req info inside the box and still got it (he basically put pretty basic information so now here's the thing i dont know what to do. im really annoyed for being so stupid (idk how my hotmail got hacked but yeh. i dont know what to do could anybody please give me some advice? (i tried to fill the information in again and it seems like the glitch thing has gone away. so i was willing to wait but they said i didnt give all the right info

Please get back to me

-Yus

Answer:Hotmail Account help *if possible*

Hi -

You need to contact Microsoft Corporation about this; nothing that we can help you with here.

http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/w...c-3e65ea1205e4

Regards. . .

jcgriff2

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Hi all

Has anybody else been locked out of their Hotmail account lately?

I have been locked out since Friday May 17th.

At first I could not get Hotmail to recognise even my account name. When it finally did, it would not accept my secret answer and redirected me to msn support.

msn support now tll me there is no such account, even though there is still a secret question logged against it and email sent to it dos not return undelivered.

Is anyone else experiencing this problem? I foresee a huge security blunder on the horizon. Possible scenarios include a distributed denial of service or mass email virus dissemination through 'disappeared' Hotmail accounts.

I'd appreciate knowing if mine is trhe only one.

owners of the disappeared
 

Answer:Someone ate my Hotmail account

Hi !! Hermes ....I can only say that as happened to someone who's account had not been used within a mth....then again you are usually warned before hand. You haven't exceeded your email storage space??

Occasionally lately I have had a problem with my account accepting my password even though correct.

Have you done a virus scan lately ??

Sorry I can't be of much help !!

Good Luck

Take Care
 

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I tried logging into my account and a msg popped up saying that I have tried to log into my account too many times or I am trying with a wrong user id and password. I know this was not the case since I had tried to login once only. Since then, I have not been able to access my hotmail account. Looks like my account is blocked and I need to access it asap. Please help!

Answer:i cannot log into hotmail account

http://www.theinternetpatrol.com/ho...Sounds like a regular occurrence with hotmail. That's why I switched to yahoo years ago. Some HELP in posting on Computing.net plus free progs and instructions Cheers

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Question: hotmail account

Hi when i go to my msn messenger drop down list 4 my e mail accounts there are a few i want to get rid of..is this possible? Ta!

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Question: Hotmail Account

My Daughter received the following email earlier, I have told her to delete it as it is asking for password. Could someone advise as to whether this is a scam or should she reply
Please confirm ownership of the account by providing the following details:
Full Name:
Date of Birth:
Postcode:
Current Password:
If all information stated above is not provided your account will be blocked.
What can I do if my account is blacklisted?
Once blacklisted, your account cannot be recovered through the usual means, but you can contact one of our operators at [email protected]' to inquire about unblocking your account. Our operators are very busy, so please allow up to 48 hours for a reply.

Answer:Hotmail Account

It's a phishing scam, tell her to delete it. It is not from Hotmail (Microsoft).

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Hi,

Just loaded Windows 10, And it seems to want to link to a Microsoft account (eg Hotmail.com). Thing is that when i shut down and then start up again it then insists on my Hotmail password to logon. What I want is to turn this off. I want to logon without a password. How can i do this??

Answer:Windows 10 & Hotmail account

Hello Bill, and welcome to Ten Forums.

If you like, you can use the tutorial below to set Windows to automatically sign you in at startup.

Sign in User Account Automatically at Windows 10 Startup

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Dear Sir,

My hotmail account is lockout from today morning,when i trying with correct mail address and password i m getting lockout messege ad asking to put correct mail address or password and type the correct word.
hotmail id - [][/EMAIL]


following error is coming plz find screen shot of error.....................





You've tried to sign in too many times with an incorrect email address or password.
Sign in using another Windows Live ID
Reset your password
To sign in again match the characters in the picture. Why?
Windows Live ID:
f
Password:

Forgot your password?
Enter the characters you see New | Audio | Help

Please enter all of the characters you see.
That is too many characters. Please try again.
The characters didn't match the picture. Please try again.
You've reached the limit for number of attempts. These limits help us protect against spam from automated programs. You can try again later.

Answer:Re: Hotmail account closed

Hello,

You will find helpful information from this link on how to resolve your issue.

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Hi

any one know how to recover hotmail account ?

Answer:hotmail account has been blocked

Unless you set up a password recovery then no.


Sorry but we can not help with passwords.

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Hi Guys,

My wife cannot access her Outlook/Hotmail account, every time she logs in she gets the message "It looks like someone else might be using your account"
we have tried to verify the account and change the password using the on screen instructions however all we get is thrown back to the above message?
I have Googled this and it looks as if there is no easy fix, the one option appears to be we follow link and pay a technician £14.99 to cure the problem.
I am not fussed about the money but I am not sure if the technician is genuine?
Any help would be useful

Thank You
 

Answer:Cannot get into Outlook/Hotmail account

That option is a scam. Currently, Hotmail/Outlook are having problems, down for many users.

Get the machine checked for spyware/malware, there may be a redirect or similar in use.
 

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I am trying to send an email to a hotmail.co.uk account and the person is not recieving it. It is definatly the correct email account.Any ideas?

Answer:Sending to a hotmail account

If you are trying to send it as hotmail.co.uk it is not surprising - you should be using the persons email address, but do NOT show any email address here.

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I opened an email that appeared to be from a friend. However, it contained this spam message, word for word (Don't worry; this is NOT a copy-and-paste; I transcribed it by hand so as not to pass the cooties on):

"Hey friend, I find a site to sell electronic products with very good price. Laptop, iPhone even Motorcycle are very popular. and their products are original quality with very low price as wholesale business supplier. They also can do retail business for end user now, maybe it is fit for your business. If you like you can contact them:
www.wholesalers-electronic.com
E-mail: [email protected]
Msn: [email protected]"

I immediately deleted it, then got a prompt saying that my auto-vacation reply was on! I went in, saw that it was, then turned it off.

I answered another email, and when I hit "reply," that SAME SPAM MESSAGE appeared in the message box. I tried closing and opening different messages, and every time I hit reply, the same thing would happen. I sent no messages to anyone.

I ran AVAST! which found one virus, and I deleted it. I rebooted, then ran Spybot and Ad-Aware back to back (Spybot found then fixed 7 problems), then rebooted again. But my Hotmail account still has the same problem. If I try to reply to a message, that !@#$%^&!! spam message pops right up. I am at my wit's end!

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I really hope someone can help. I am seriously techno challenged and at my wits end. I have been unable to get into my hotmail account for the last 2 weeks. When I go to the log in page it tells me my password is incorrect. I have followed the link to reset the password and then clicked on the reset link that was sent ot an alternative email address. All I get then is a massage that says There's a temporary problem with the service. Please try again. If you continue to get this message, try again later. I have been told that hotmail and live.com have been taken over by outlook/skype and because I did not change over in time my account has been deleted not sure if this is true as I did not get any advance notification. I used my email in the evening and the next morning could not log in. Anyone have any ideas? Thanks in advance
 

Answer:Cannot access my hotmail account.

because I did not change over in time my account has been deleted not sure if this is trueClick to expand...

That is false. Your hotmail.com (or live.com) will be automatically "converted' to use the outlook.com GUI (as mine was). There will be (at least, should be) no difference to your use of your hotmail.com account except that the web mail access looks different.

Two weeks is a long time for a "temporary" problem with the service, but I don't really have much in the way of ideas. If you are using any kind of browser or password manager to input your password try typing it yourself in case the stored password is corrupted.

Try accessing from another computer and from another internet access (e.g., a friend's or a free hotspot) in case there is something weird going on with your computer or internet service.
 

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I have Windows XP and Windows Explorer 7. My Hotmail account seems to have been hi-jacked. About a week ago I started to receive Delivery Status Notifications (Delay) from many unknown accounts and I discovered that my account had been sending out automated vacation replies with a message publicising an unknown website www.welt188.com. I junked these and used Superantispyware to find what was running on my computer. One programme was found that was not listed in my control panel or my screen list. This was from B's Recorder Gold Service Library and is a program called BGSVCGEN.EXE The messages are now going to all my contacts with a different advert. I have done a BITDefender scan today, which found and deleted 2 adware files: Gen Adware Heur 80C43B3B3B. Can anyone help?

Answer:Hijacked Hotmail account?

Hi,First, change your hotmail password on ANOTHER, clean, computer.Then, do this:Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and save it to your desktop.alternate download link 1alternate download link 2Make sure you are connected to the Internet.Double-click on Download_mbam-setup.exe to install the application.When the installation begins, follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.When installation has finished, make sure you leave both of these checked:Update Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareLaunch Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareThen click Finish.MBAM will automatically start and you will be asked to update the program before performing a scan. If an update is found, the program will automatically update itself. Press the OK button to close that box and continue. If you encounter any problems while downloading the updates, manually download them from here and just double-click on mbam-rules.exe to install.On the Scanner tab:Make sure the "Perform Quick Scan" option is selected.Then click on the Scan button.If asked to select the drives to scan, leave all the drives selected and click on the Start Scan button. The scan will begin and "Scan in progress" will show at the top. It may take some time to complete so please be patient.When the scan is finished, a message box will say "The scan completed successfully. Click 'Show Results' to display all objects found".Click OK to close the message box and continue with the re... Read more

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Hello: It looks like I am losing my 20+ years hotmail account. I tried to sign in and I was given a message where it said that I had to verify my password. So as I always I do, I went directly to the hotmail sign in page and tried again. The same thing. So I I tried to verify with a second email. My second email also showed "unusual" activity, so I made a new account and according to MS I don't pass my security questions...which i am sure the are OK. I did this like three time even when I got passcodes everytime. So now I had to go to Texas and I tried the same thing and I was told that the account I am trying to recuperate is going to be closed because of this unusual activity.

There is no way I can get to my MS Forums and ask there how I can sort this out as I don;t want to lose my account, I have had for 25 years or so....

My windows ten email account cannot be verified etc...

I am contemplating do a fresh installation of windows 10 but I don't know what is going to happens since it is registered to the email I cannot access.

Please help.

TIA

Hernan.

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Hi there techguys!

I have a problem with getting into Hotmail. I type in my username and password like normal and it seems to activate it but doesnt eventually get me into the account (ie takes forever to download the page). What I have also noticed is that alot of 00000's come up on the address bars whilst its trying to get in and load my account page (this is unusual). No matter how long I wait for it to download the page, it just doesnt do it. Please help as it is so frustrating!

Many thanks...
 

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I am sorry to say, but i am thinking about switching to Android.
Is it possible to use my hotmail-account as login to an android-phone and google play store?
What is the best "Windows"-phone with android?
Thanks for the feedback.

Answer:Hotmail account on Android?

Moved to Phone Wars.
Anyways...
1. You will want a Google account to sign into the phone and take full advantage of the Android ecosystem.
2. You can absolutely use your Hotmail/Outlook.com email, contacts and calendar with Android. There are a lot of solutions to that end, whether by downloading the official Outlook app, using Gmail, BlackBerry Hub, the default email app depending on the device, etc.
3. There is no definitive "best" phone. They will all run the same core Android platform. I know WC endorsed the OnePlus 3T which is an excellent device but I favor Google's Pixel devices and BlackBerry's devices but you may not agree. Samsung's Galaxy devices are solid for general use, all I say is that you will probably not want to get an Android phone from the bargain bin.
Devices I would start with is the BlackBerry DTEK60 or KEYone, Google Pixel or Pixel XL, Samsung's Galaxy S7, OnePlus 3T, LG G6... If you need to go downmarket, there are also options in the midrange as well like the Moto Z Play. But you'll probably want to start by figuring out your service provider, how big a phone you want, and what else you value.

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Hi,My computer is pretty clean I think, I have an updated Norton Internet Security installed, but my hotmail account has now sent three "batches" of emails to my entire contact list trying to sell something. It's starting to get annoying. Today I have changed my hotmail password and ran malware bytes (removing all infected files). I have yet to see whether these steps have solved the problem. Any help would be much appreciated. The two dds log files and hijack this log are attached.Thank You in Advance,Jason

Answer:Hotmail Account Infection

Hi Jason,Logs look ok. Has the spam still been sent after password change?

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Hi I tried to open my email and it said I have to sign in with outlook messenger, but it wouldn't accept my password, so I tried different passwords. It also asked for a different email and some kind of code. I don't know what to do. Thank you

Answer:I cannot open my hotmail account

Hi Noelene,Refer to the link mentioned below which may help you:http://windows.microsoft.com/en-in/...Are you using the same website to access your account?Thanks & RegardsManshu S#iworkfordell

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My partner's parents have a hotmail account that appears to have been hijacked as there messages in there sent items that they have not sent and people are receiving spam supposedly sent by them. They recently upgraded to a new computer so we are not sure if their new PC or their old one may have been infected with some malware that allowed someone to steal their password. please see attached logs and tell me if we have anything to worry about in there current PC. Thanks.DDS (Ver_09-12-01.01) - NTFSx86 Run by Jean & Kelvin at 11:45:24.48 on Tue 19/01/2010Internet Explorer: 8.0.6001.18702Microsoft Windows XP Professional 5.1.2600.3.1252.1.1033.18.2039.1371 [GMT 13:00]AV: ESET NOD32 Antivirus 4.0 *On-access scanning enabled* (Updated) {E5E70D32-0101-4F12-8FB0-D96ACA4F34C0}============== Running Processes ===============C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost -k DcomLaunchsvchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcssvchost.exesvchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\brsvc01a.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exec:\program files\idt\wdm\STacSV.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\brss01a.exeC:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXEC:\WINDOWS\system32\AESTFltr.exeC:\Program Files\Intel\Intel Matrix Storage Manager\iaanotif.exeC:\Program Files\Synaptics\SynTP\SynTPEnh.exeC:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP Wireless Assistant\HPWAMain.exeC:&... Read more

Answer:Hotmail account hijacked

Hello and welcome to Bleeping ComputerWe apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help. No one is ignored here.If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine.??If you have not done so, include a clear description of the problems you're having, along with any steps you may have performed so far.Upon completing the steps below another staff member will review and take the steps necessary with you to get your machine back in working order clean and free of malware.If you have already posted a DDS log, please do so again, as your situation may have changed.Use the 'Add Reply' and add the new log to this thread.Thanks and again sorry for the delay.We need to see some information about what is happening in your machine.??Please perform the following scan:Download DDS by sUBs from one of the following links.??Save it to your desktop.DDS.scrDDS.pifDouble click on the DDS icon, allow it to run.A small box will open, with an explanation about the tool.??No input is needed, the scan is running.Notepad will open with the results.Follo... Read more

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I try to log into my account in hotmail, but the page won't load and i'm stuck with the blank loading page. My family cannot access their accounts off this computer either. However though, i can still sign into MSN messenger. It's just the hotmail account that i can't log into. Can you please take a look at my log and see if there's anything wrong? As well can you please explain how i can fix this problem? thanks...

Logfile of HijackThis v1.98.1
Scan saved at 12:43:24 PM, on 12/23/2004
Platform: Windows ME (Win9x 4.90.3000)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v5.50 (5.50.4134.0100)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\KERNEL32.DLL
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\MSGSRV32.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\MPREXE.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\DEVLDR16.EXE
C:\PROGRAM FILES\GRISOFT\AVG6\AVGSERV9.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\MSTASK.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\SSDPSRV.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\mmtask.tsk
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\RESTORE\STMGR.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\EXPLORER.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\TASKMON.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\SYSTRAY.EXE
C:\PROGRAM FILES\INOCULATEIT PE\VETTRAY.EXE
C:\PROGRAM FILES\HP CD-WRITER\DIRECTCD\DIRECTCD.EXE
C:\PROGRAM FILES\HP CD-WRITER\MMENU\HPCDTRAY.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\VETMSG9X.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\LOADQM.EXE
C:\PROGRAM FILES\WINAMP\WINAMPA.EXE
C:\PROGRAM FILES\GRISOFT\AVG6\AVGCC32.EXE
C:\PROGRAM FILES\MSN MESSENGER\MSNMSGR.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\WMIEXE.EXE
C:\PROGRAM FILES\MICROSOFT OFFICE\OFFICE\FINDFAST.EXE
C:\PROGRAM FILES\MICROSOFT OFFICE\OFFICE\OSA.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\DDHELP.EXE
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Answer:Can't check hotmail account...

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On Saturday I got a number of emails to my hotmail account stating that there was a failure to deliver messages to people on my contacts list. A bunch of people that I haven't talk to in years (those accounts no longer existed). Later on this followed by a number of replied emails from random people from my contacts list saying I had sent them a link. I checked my sent messages, there is nothing there.. obviously I hadn't been sending these emails... but I looked on the failed delivery and there are so many contacts from the list that are people i talk to..that must have actually got the email. Some professors, some other students and i don't no how to stop this from happening. It happened again today where someone told me that i sent them an email with a virus looking link in it. This email address is particularly important for my daily work/school functions and i would like to keep it as a reliable means of communication...

To summarize the Problem:
-Sending unintended/ untraceable emails to all my contacts

How can I stop it??

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i have 6 new emails in my hotmail inbox, and every time i go to check them a page comes up saying match the letters to the picture, i do it, then it asks me log into hotmail again, then it asks me match the letters in pic again....its a never ending cycle....i need 2 see the emails lol! i need to confirm a ebay purchase...its strange though becuase i have 2 hotmail accounts and the other account i can sign in and check my inbox without this 'match the letters in the picture' page coming up....im very stressed lol can some 1 please help?
 

Answer:Hotmail Account Weirdness....help Plz!

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Hello,

I've been getting annoyed and concerned texts and messages from friends over the past few days telling me that they've been getting viagra mail from my main hotmail account at 4am. I've no idea how this could have happened. I'd like to say I'm internet savvy, so I haven't been downloading or clicking anything I shouldn't have been that would 'cause this to happen.

I use the downloadable Windows Live Mail program and have three hotmail accounts I check through it. These e-mails only seemed to be sent out the day after I cleared one of old my accounts with 1,000 e-mails using the program. Most were spam, and I didn't click/download anything within those messages, I simply deleted them.

The Windows Live program is telling me that it can no longer send/receive messages for this old account. It is since this failure message started appearing that my other completely unrelated account, that I also check through Windows Live Mail, has started sending out viagra adverts at 4am. They do not appear in the sent items folder in the Windows Live mail program or the online webmail sent items folder. My password/details/alternate e-mail address had not been touched, but I changed them anyway just in case.

The reason I think it's associated with Windows Live as the "main" e-mail account that these are being sent from has no contacts, it appears to be using the shared contacts list in Windows Live Mail, that the "old" e-ma... Read more

Answer:E-mails sent from my Hotmail account

Have they stopped since you changed your password?

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I have one email address in hotmail but would like to set up an additional address but cannot see how to do this. How is this done please?

Answer:New email account in hotmail.

Morning young man ;-)Go to hotmail login page, at the bottom right is " GET " in blue, click on this and open new account.

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Hi,

I think I may have a spyware on my computer as someone recently sent a series of spam e-mails (Viagra and the likes) from my Hotmail account. I have changed my password and run a full scan with Kaspersky Internet Security 2010 and Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware, but did not find anything. My internet explorer seems to be crashing quite often also.

I am worried that the same spyware used to get my Hotmail password could capture other data such as my financial passwords.

How can I tell if I am or not infected?

Thanks,

Thomas

Answer:Hijacked Hotmail Account

Welcome aboard Download Security Check from HERE, and save it to your Desktop. * Double-click SecurityCheck.exe * Follow the onscreen instructions inside of the black box. * A Notepad document should open automatically called checkup.txt; please post the contents of that document.=============================================================================Please download MiniToolBox and run it.Checkmark following boxes:Report IE Proxy SettingsReport FF Proxy SettingsList content of HostsList IP configurationList last 10 Event Viewer logList Users, Partitions and Memory sizeClick Go and post the result.=============================================================================Download Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware (aka MBAM): http://www.malwarebytes.org/products/malwarebytes_free to your desktop. * Double-click mbam-setup.exe and follow the prompts to install the program. * At the end, be sure a checkmark is placed next to Update Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware and Launch Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware, then click Finish. * If an update is found, it will download and install the latest version. * Once the program has loaded, select Perform quick scan, then click Scan. * When the scan is complete, click OK, then Show Results to view the results. * Be sure that everything is checked, and click Remove Selected. * When completed, a log will open in Notepad. * Post the log back here.Be sure to restart the computer.The log can also be found here:C... Read more

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If two hotmail accounts are linked can you sign in as either account and access the other or is it only one way? If it is two way, can this be changed so you can only access from one?  Thanks!

Answer:Linked Hotmail Account

Please do not post the same question more than once. I deleted the duplicate.

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I use MSN as my homepage & I have a number of hotmail email accounts.Around 6 days ago I found I was unable to access my usual MSN homepage - so created a new MSN homepage - which works fine. Since the problems began I have been unable to access one of the email accounts.All other accounts function fine.The address book & folders in the account that wont open are important to me & are not backed up - is there some way I can sort the problem ? Thanks.

Answer:cannot access hotmail account

Try a System Restore back to a week or so ago.

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I'd like to open a new hotmail email account.I used have my own hotmail account, but I can not open it any more, bacause I do not remember my pin number. It used to be very easy to get into my own account when Igo into my husband's account then mine opened without my pin number to punch, so I've vorgotten my pin number. Therefore I have to open my own hotmail email account.message edited by JunejaLee

Answer:Please help, because I'd like to open a new hotmail account.

Hotmail has been replaced by outlook.comAlways pop back and let us know the outcome - thanks

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