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Someone ate my Hotmail account

Q: Someone ate my Hotmail account

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

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A: 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'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
 

A: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 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

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

A: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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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
 

A:hotmail address book another hotmail account

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

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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

A: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?

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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?
 

A: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?
 

A: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 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.
 

A: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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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
 

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

A:hotmail account

No.

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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??
 

A: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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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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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
 

A: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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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.

A: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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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.

A: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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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?

A: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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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

A: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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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

A:hotmail account

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

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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
 

A:My Son's Hotmail Account

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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?

A: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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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

A: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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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
 

A: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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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
 

A: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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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
 

A: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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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.

A: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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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?
 

A: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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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

A:Need Help BAD with Hotmail Account

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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

A: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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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
 

A:new hotmail account

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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.
 

A:Hotmail account ?

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

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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

A: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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Hello Houston! We have a problem!

I have different Hotmail accounts, but I started to have a problem with one of them a few days ago. When I log in to it, the IE freezes for a while, and then shows a message like I don´t have internet connection. "The webpage cannot be displayed".
It´s weird because I can access my other accounts with no problem at all. I tried to access it from the MSN messenger but it´s the same.
I changed my password, using the secret question, thinking that was the issue, but nothing happened.
I contacted MSN tech support but they don´t give me any solutions. I have WIN XP and IE 6.0. and the cookies are activated.
Does anybody know how can I fix this?

Thanks in advance!
 

A:Hotmail Account Error

Believe it or not, my problem is solved!!!!!!
I dont know what happened... I tried to close the account from the Passport web page to see what happened and it appeared the same problem..."the web page cannot be displayed"...
Today I logged in as usual and all my emails were there like nothing has happened...
So weird!!!!!
 

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Windows XP with 64-Bit regrettably using Chrome..

I have numerous health issues and trying to survive on SSI DI, I really appreciate all the help I've received from Tech Support volunteers with my diminishing logic.
I was hospitalized Mon 12/10 for testing, labs and x-rays. Tuesday the 11th I had a pacemaker replacement and Wed the 12th I was home. During that time, Hotmail (Live) sensed suspicious activity on my account and I got blocked from my account. I wasn't even here, my Dog (with no computer interest) was boarded and the cat's only computer interest is "bating at my screensaver".
I am not any kind of game player, I'm a 63 year-old man that has been accused of being the Internet Police. I hate & report every scammer I run across and Hotmail (Live) knows it so I am baffled!
I had outlook take over my account which I didn't appreciate so I dropped it to go back with Live. The only other changes have been my ISP on 01/01/2012. I was on cable and the cable company sold out to another cable company so I had to change my email address. I guess Hotmail/Live is one I failed to notify of the change and can be the only reason I can figure to be the cause.
I have relentlessly tried to get help from Live support and as close as I can get is to have them text me a security code. Great, but with my income (or lack of) I opted out of texting to save me a bit on my bill.
How can I actually get help with or from Hotmail/Live to get my block remov... Read more

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Hi everyone!

I haven't acessed my email in a few days, and today I was barred from logging in. I put in the email adress and that password, and it kept telling me that I had the wrong username/password, which I didn't. After several attempts, it had that security number for me to type down too, but to no success. I tried to reset my password, but the question they ask me is "Machine?" which I have no clue what they mean. And also for them to send the info about how to reset it, they send it to my blocked email, which serves no purpose. No luck logging in with Firefox either, same proble. I tried to access MSN Messenger but it said I logged in with the wrong username/password too.
Help, I don't know what to do I have so much info in my email, including passwords for other websites and personal info. Please help me! I have Windows XP and IE7

A:Cannot log into Hotmail account or MSN Messenger

Account Compromise - Unauthorized Account AccessUnder None of the above options worked. What do I do now? click Windows Live Validation. Read the info provided, follow all the steps. The process allows you to enter an alternate email address so you can be contacted. You will need to be patient and wait for a reply. It shouldn't take long to hear back.

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Hi, I hope someone can help. I sign- in to my hotmail account and I get the message This page cannot be displayed, currently unavailable. Cannot find server or DNS error Internet explorer. It has been like this for 3 days. I can get everywhere on the net, It's only my hotmail I cannot get into. But I can get into fine on someone elses computer. Any suggestions?
 

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I have 2 hotmail accounts. one I can access. When I try to access the other all I get is this......

The Windows Live Network is unavailable from this site for one of the following reasons:This site may be experiencing a problem
The site may not be a member of the Windows Live Network
You can:You can sign in or sign up at other sites on the Windows Live Network, or try again later at this site.

A:Cannot access hotmail account

Are they both the same url ?

Have you tried No Add Ons mode?

Have you tried access via another computer?

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I have gone to "Close account" under more options but this message keeps coming up:

One or more paid services or a Microsoft Points account is linked to your account. To close this account, make sure each service is canceled and your Microsoft Points account is closed.
I don't know what these, i have changed all the services i can think of to my other account.

Katie
 

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Hi all,

Have a problem and I'm just wondering if you can help me. Last night I decided to change my MSN hotmail password and when I did so it accepted a new password for me. Since then, I've tried to log in using that password. But it won't accept it anymore. I've been locked out since I've tried to log in so often. The answer to my secret question is also not working and I've also been barred from guessing the answer now. PLEASE HELP ME!

Any ideas what could have happened here? I know I'm silly for having not been careful with the secret answer but I don't feel like I did anything wrong. I changed the password and now it's not working, it's as simple as that. Is there anything you can suggest I do?

Would really appreciate some help.

Thanks,
H
 

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I have been locked out of my hotmail account since sunday and I just signed out around 9 am that day. After coming back home after 10 that night and trying to log in it go a message saying I typed in the incorrect password too may times and my account has been locked. I wasn't home all day so how can i type in the in correct password too may times my password is saved for me to sign in but my my copmuter is locked so no one can access it. they asked for me to reset my password by sending it to an alternate address. when I did this I had none so thats one problem and the other option is to full out a long form I dont live in the US so i cant put in any zip code or state or all that then there is this secret question I did this account over 10 yrs ago I cant remember the answer so I am stuck can someone help me please all my business clients use that address and I am losing business by the day and microsoft has done nothing to help since and I try to write and contact them everyday. Will I ever get use of my email if i dont my life work is down the drain.

A:Hotmail has locked me out of my account

---I also have A hotmail account, and it is NOT working for a few months now---(my friends and I have changed to new free-emails, like Google, Yahoo, etc.)---but try this also, click here--->http://www.vistax64.com/windows-live...ml#post1052125---

peace

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Dear All,

Please kindly assist me to unblock my hotmail account.

Eagerly looking forward to hearing from you

A:my hotmail account is blocked

I've requested this be moved to the appropriate section, why did it get blocked in the first place?

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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'm sure this has been answered many times but I couldn't find anything in archives. I have a hotmail account that I access through www.hotmail.com. How do I set up this account using Microsoft Outlook? I'm confused as to what I need to do.

Thanks for your help.

Nancy
 

A:how to set up hotmail account in Outlook

I dont know about Outlook, but in Outlook Express
File>>Identities>>New Identity

Go through the wizard, when it says
My Incomimg Mail Server Is:
choose HTTP. For mail service provider, choose Hotmail. Go through the rest of the wizard.
 

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