You need to set up Hotmail via mail apps for sending and receiving emails. So, you can setup Hotmail with any mail apps that support POP or IMAP. Hotmail POP server is the incoming servers. POP server allows you to download messages from Hotmail servers onto your computer using an email client. This means when you want to download Hotmail from mail server to your PC, Mac, iPhone, iPad or other devices, then you have to enable POP in Hotmail settings. After that you need to set up Hotmail with an email program via POP on your device.
Tips for setting Hotmail via POP
You know that Hotmail is quite compatible with many email programs. These include Microsoft Outlook, Outlook express, Mail app on iPhone, Android mail and so on. So when you want to know the setting of Hotmail via POP then you can follow below steps for enabling Hotmail POP access:
- First open Hotmail and then sign in.
- After that click the gear icon there. Now from the drop down menu click ‘Options’.
- Now you need to click ‘Connect devices and apps with POP’, which you can see under Managing your account.
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