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By tljjohnson98 ·
placed a patch in to allow outlook to access hotmail. Since installing the patch I cannot send or receive when clicking the send receive button. I do not know the name of the patch or I would remove it. Can you help send info to tljjohnson98@embarqmail.com

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Windows Live Hotmail Account with Outlook Express

Access a Paid Windows Live Hotmail Account with Outlook Express

To access a Windows Live Hotmail account with Outlook Express:

* ?? Step by Step Screenshot Walkthrough:
http://email.about.com/od/outlookexpresstips/ss/wt041202.htm

* Make sure you have an subscription for the Windows Live Hotmail account you want to access offline or an account with legacy access.
If you have Internet Explorer 7 installed, see below.
* Select Tools | Accounts... from the menu in Outlook Express.
* Click Add and select Mail....
* Enter your name.
* Click Next.
* Enter your Windows Live Hotmail address ("hmmzl34@hotmail.com", for example).
* Click Next again.
* Make sure HTTP is selected under My incoming mail server is a __ server.
* Now, select Hotmail under My HTTP mail service provider is __.
* Click Next.
* Enter your Windows Live Hotmail address ("hmmzl34@hotmail.com", for example) under Account name:
* Type your Windows Live Hotmail password under Password.
* Click Next.
* Click Finish.
* Click Close to close the Outlook Express accounts window.
* Now, select Yes to download the Windows Live Hotmail folders list in Outlook Express.

Fix Windows Live Hotmail Access with Internet Explorer 7 Installed

If you have Internet Explorer 7 installed, make sure you also apply the following fix for HTTP authentication used by Outlook Express for accessing Windows Live Hotmail:

* Update for Windows XP ? KB904942:
http://email.about.com/gi/dynamic/offsite.htm?zi=1/XJ&sdn=email&cdn=compute&tm=28&f=00&tt=13&bt=1&bts=0&zu=http%3A//www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx%3FFamilyID%3D1f9d33ff-7bfe-4336-9e65-972ed21324c4

Access a Windows Live Hotmail Plus Account with Outlook Express Using POP

To set up a Windows Live Hotmail Plus account in Outlook Express:

* Make sure you are subscribed to Windows Live Hotmail Plus.
* Select Tools | Accounts... from the menu in Outlook Express.
* Click Add | Mail....
* Type your name.
* Click Next >.
* Enter your Windows Live Hotmail address.
* Click Next >.
* Make sure POP3 is selected under My incoming mail server is a __ server..
* Type "pop3.live.com" under Incoming mail (POP3, IMAP or HTTP) server:.
* Enter "smtp.live.com" under Outgoing mail (SMTP) server:.
* Click Next >.
* Type your complete Windows Live Hotmail address (e.g. "example@hotmail.com") under Account name:.
* Enter your Windows Live Hotmail password under Password:.
* Click Next >.
* Click Finish.
* Highlight the newly created pop3.live.com account.
* Click Properties.
* Go to the Servers tab.
* Make sure My server requires authentication is checked under Outgoing Mail Server.
* Go to the Advanced tab.
* Make sure This server requires a secure connection (SSL) is checked under both Outgoing mail (SMTP): and Incoming mail (POP3):.
* Make sure "25" is entered under Outgoing server (SMTP):.
* Make sure "995" appears under Incoming server (POP3):.
* Click OK.
* Click Close.

Please post back if you have any more problems or questions.
If this information is useful, please mark as helpful. Thanks.

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