In the past few days many users have reported seeing a “Cannot display web page” message in place of their Hotmail email account. Thus, instead of the Hotmail inbox with the email messages, an error page is shown in the browser. The Hotmail sign in problem is a recurring issue but this “cannot display web page” message typically comes up after the subscriber has successfully logged into the account.
Problems are not unique to Hotmail. All web based email services like Gmail or Yahoo! Mail occasionally suffer from server outages that leave behind frustrated users. For this reason, I always recommend users set up the Hotmail email account on their computers. FYI, any email program will be able to download and store email from Hotmail.
Anyway, coming back to the Hotmail cannot display web page problem here are a few things I suggest:
The “Cannot display web page” is typically shown when there is a problem in the Internet connection – the transfer speeds are very low or there is simply no active connection. Thus, the problem might with your Internet Service Provider (ISP). However, we should not negate the possibility that sometimes certain scripts on Hotmail might malfunction resulting in this error page being displayed. If the problem is indeed because of Hotmail, there is little you can do to solve it. I advise patience and checking your account after an hour or so.
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