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Q: problem with hotmail account

I have an hotmail account. Unfortunately everytime i enter my email address and password and press go ,the next screen is blank with "done" reading in the left corner. On the bottom right a gold coloured small lock appears. When I click it some information about a certificate appears. How can I disable this or how can i access my account. It was working perfectly until i had to re-install my ntl broadband internet connection. please help. thanks lusaka

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A: problem with hotmail account

go here and you can get instant online chat help. Good luck
http://supportservices.msn.com/us/contactus.asp#_cu_interactive_support
Bob

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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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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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Hi Folks: Dec. 3rd

I was experienceing no problems with accessing my Hotmail account until a few days ago. I think Hotmail has changed their web page because I have noticed, using other computers recently, that it is different.

On my computer I can't even access the webpage now; a couple of days ago, when I had still set Hotmail Inbox as my DEFAULT internet page I was able to see my mail (albeit on a diffent webpage) but I couldn't open any messages. At the bottom on my Status Bar the message reads 'Error Found'whenever i click on a message. On other computers I can access the mail but I can't delete any messages, esp. from my Junk Mail & I can't access the address Book (Contact List) at all.

I have tried a few suggestions from your readers: e.g., checking the Time/Date settings, enabling cookies, etc.
I would very much appreciate any HELP you can give.

Thanks so much.

Moira Nasim Hotmail address <[email protected]> Yahoo address is: <[email protected]>
 

A:Problem with Hotmail account

I would edit out the emails in your post. There is a feature in the "User Panel" under "Edit Options" that if checked a person can send you and email without seesing your addy. There are mostly real nice folks here but you never know who is lurking around hunting for email addresses to bombard with spam are other junk.

Try going to www.msn.com and click on the Hotmail button there and see if you can access it from there.
 

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I keep getting messages like this one from [email protected], telling me that my message was not sent or whatever, however I did not send it:

This is an automatically generated Delivery Status Notification.

Delivery to the following recipients failed.

******@*****.**

--Forwarded Message Attachment--
From: [email protected]*****rd.com
To:******@*****.**
Subject: Battle.net Account - E-mail Address Changed&#8207;
Date: Wed, 5 Jan 2011 00:14:40 +0800

Hello
Blizzard Entertainment recently received a request to change the e-mail
address used to log in to the Battle.net account with the username
******@*****.**. The e-mail address [email protected] has been specified as the
new username for this Battle.net account. An email has been sent to this new
address containing a verification link to complete the change.
Once the new address has been verified, the e-mail address
[email protected] no longer be used to log in to this Battle.net account or
any World of Warcraft accounts merged with this Battle.net account.
If you did not initiate this request, please click
here to contact the Blizzard Billing & Account Services team
immediately.
Sincerely,
The Battle.net Account Team
Online Privacy
Policy
Click to expand...

There is no way I am touching any links or attachments at all but I am not constantly being harrassed by MSNs captcha security that obviously must think I am spamming.

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A:Problem with Hotmail spam being sent from my account?

Please do not use spoiler tags when posting logs. I've edited your post to remove them and moved it to the General Security forum.
 

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Double posting, please refer to alternate topic
 

A:Problem with Hotmail spam being sent from my account?

closing duplicate, please do not create duplicate posts for the same issue.

original is at http://forums.techguy.org/web-email/972660-problem-hotmail-spam-being-sent.html

thanks,

v
 

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I keep my Hotmail account open during work so that I can email with my wife (I know, I know - but we don't abuse the privilege and my boss knows I keep it open, ok?). Anyway, for a while now when I've signed in to Hotmail, instead of making a nice neat transition from the login page to my inbox, it would go to a "file not found" page. I had solved this minor issue by simply refreshing the page. Often it would go to a weird looking, text-only version of my inbox, which I would have to refresh again. Then everything would work fine for the rest of the day. This occurred in both IE7 and Google Chrome.
Yesterday, as our resident "tech guy" (as in, happens to know more than anyone else in our company, and only enough to be dangerous), I was tasked with installing an updated version of NOD32 antivirus software. I don't know if these things are related, but now I am unable to access my inbox for Hotmail, in either IE or Chrome.

When I try to go to the log-in page, sometimes I can't even get to it. If I open a new window, I can usually at least get the log in page and enter my username and password. But after I attempt to complete the sign-in process, I get a "HTTP 400 - Bad request" error. In Chrome, it says, "Bad Request (Invalid Verb)".

This happened to me yesterday afternoon, after installing NOD32. When I logged in on both my computers at home last night, I had no problem.

What's going on? What is messed up?... Read more

A:Problem signing in to Hotmail account

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Virtually everything I help other folks with I can find an answer to, but this one has me tearing my hair out.

Where I live in Spain we often get power cuts. Each time it happens I have to re-enter passwords for all the PC forums I help on and my Hotmail account, that was only a minor irritation, but now Hotmail has changed its security measures and made it a big irritation.

After the power has failed, PC is rebooted and when I try to sign into Hotmail I enter my email address and password and it takes me to a page that says "You haven't signed in from this location recently" that alone is hard to understand as I am using my hotmail account every single day.

It then asks for me to verify the account and sends me a text message, I enter the code number received and submit it only to be taken back to the same page again. I've done this verification several times and it just goes around in a never ending circle.

I end up having to select the option "I can't verify my account", fill in all the details and then later in the day or the next morning my account is accessible again, but only until there is another power cut and I have to go through the same routine all over again. I've tried to add my desktop PC as a trusted PC but it says I need to have Windows Essentials installed, so I installed it, rebooted and still got the same message.

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A:Solved: Problem signing into my Hotmail account.

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I don't have a second email account listed with the hotmail account so I created a new live account log in. How do I access my email account I have had for 10 years.

A:problem logging into hotmail account need to reset my password

Unless you have a secret question or second email address there is not a way.

I am going to close this thread encase it leads to illegal advice.

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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:

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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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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 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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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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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?

A: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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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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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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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 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

http://windowslivehelp.com/Default.aspx

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

A:hotmail account

No.

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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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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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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 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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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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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
 

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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.





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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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my hotmail account is blocked
i've do everything that i can, but it still doesnt work,
this make me in chaos since this is the email i used since over 10years ago


the email is ********@hotmail.com
since i live in Indonesia, I cant give out my phone number since there's no option (+62)

i tried to change my password since some ppl mention me to try that. but thats not working at all

there's only 1 option, since i dont have my phone number on [How do you want to receive your code?] thingie, the only option is "send an email to ru*******@plasa.com" too bad that plasa.com is already closed, and i lost my email. (remember this is email since over 10 years ago)

this link also doesnt help me anything at all
Windows Live ID Help & How-to

so please help me working on this problem =/ i really appreciate it

[also, i dont know where to post this so i just post it randomly..)

A:my hotmail account BLOCKED

Follow the instructions here> Why is my account temporarily blocked? - Unblock a temporarily blocked account

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I have a hotmail account. Some people try to send me emails but they are returned as undeliverable while I can get emails from others.
 

A:can't get email in my hotmail account from some but can from others

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