“I’ve been having a horrendous time lately. I cannot open my Hotmail email and have tried all what I know. The password is correct and but the page doesn’t show up with my emails.”
“No success with Hotmail sign up. I am told that the password is incorrect and I have to type it again. This is very frustrating because I need to open some really important emails on this Hotmail account.”
“Ever since my son was here on holidays, I cannot open my Hotmail because I see only his emails. Earlier, I used to click on the icon and my emails would come up. What is going on? Where have my emails gone? I hope they haven’t vanished because I had some really important stuff there.”
These are just some of the feedback I’ve received from Hotmail subscribers. As you may have gathered, there can be any number of reasons why you cannot cannot open a Hotmail email account. The first step, therefore, is to identify the problem correctly. Is the sign up page not loading? Are you getting a password incorrect error message? Or as the last of the feedbacks shows, another person’s email account loads instead of yours?
Most, if not all, Hotmail email problems can be sorted out quickly. You may need to change certain settings on your computer and restart the machine. Basic knowledge of the computer is, thus, assumed.
A common complaint is that one cannot open the Hotmail web page. Make sure that the internet connection is working on your computer by opening other web sites. If these load without problems, the Hotmail sign in problem can because of HTTP settings – please refer that link for details.
The Hotmail password and username are required to access the emails on your account. If either one of these is incorrect you shall not be able to sign in. I suggest you clean up the browser cache and try again. Also ensure the caps lock key on your computer is not depressed by accident; as explained in cannot login to email account. Remember, you can always change the Hotmail password anytime you like – it’s actually recommended that you do this every few days to deter hacking attacks.
This is a minor issue. When you open the Hotmail email page and see someone else’s messages, you have to first sign out of their account and then login with your username and password. You may need to clear the stored password or you can use a different web browser. For details please refer how to use 2 Hotmail email accounts from one computer.
Cannot access Hotmail emails? – please refer that page for some more tips and solutions.
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