in the past, Hotmail It was the most widely used email provider, but the removal of Live ID to change the service integration system has led many users to adapt to a new way of logging into their email accounts. with arrival gmail From Google and other alternatives, the number of Hotmail users has dropped dramatically.
Many users still have an old Hotmail email address, but they don’t know how to access it, possibly because they no longer remember the password. for this reason, prospects From Microsoft I worked on systems integration.
How to recover an old Hotmail account?
To be able to enter your old Hotmail account, you just have to follow the steps below. Remember that you must do this through Outlook and you will also be able to access it if you do not have the password.
go to login.live.com/, type your Hotmail address and press Next. It should be noted that it will only work with forgotten accounts, not deleted accounts. If you choose to delete your Hotmail account, you simply won’t be able to sign in.
If you do not remember the password, you will have to click on the “I forgot my password” button. There, the account recovery process will begin with identification. Since it’s an inactive email address, Microsoft will have to know some information about you and also know your new emails.
For this reason, it will send you to the Account Recovery section, where you will have to retype the address you want to enter (Hotmail), give another email where you can be contacted and complete the captcha security test.
Once you complete the steps, you will need to go to your other email address to follow the recovery steps. By clicking on the button to continue, you will be sent to a tab to fill in your personal data, such as first and last name, date of birth, country where the account was created, and zip code.
The next step will be to enter your old passwords that you used in Hotmail. Finally, you will have to provide other email addresses for your Hotmail contacts. The steps are not easy but it is the only way to recover your old account.
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