HOW TO CREATE AN EMAIL ACCOUNT IN OUTLOOK
Outlook, formerly Hotmail, is a good option to create or open your email account, as it is one of the most used in the world.
Surprising all Internet users, Hotmail has decided to abandon the ship of the email and give a complete change of image changing its name and design to Outlook, as well as its operation and objectives. It seems that, for now, the transformation of the platform is being a success adopted by more than one million users.
If you want to create an Outlook email account and still do not know how to do it, we’ll show you step by step on how to go about it.
Steps to create an account in Outlook
Step 1: Open your regular browser.
Step 2: Write in the browser bar, the address: www.outlook.com and press the Enter key.
Step 3: You will see the main page of Outlook. Here, you must click on Register now.
A new page will open, in which you will see the registration form.
Completing this form is a simple task, simply continue with the step by step that will be presented to you.
How to fill out the Outlook registration form
Step 4: Enter your Name and Last Name in the corresponding fields. In the same way write the Username that you want to give to your email account, for example: jessy2017, contactdanny24, etc.
Note: If you decide to give your own name, people will easily identify you.
In the field followed by the at sign (@), you can choose the extension with which you want your account to be registered.
The fields that you must fill in below are private. When you enter your password, you are given a unique access, which means that only you can access your account. The location, age, and sex data, serve your mail server to send you information that may interest you.
Step 5: In the space “Create a password”, write a word that works as your secret key; Choose one that you can easily remember, but that is not easy to deduce by other people. Now, confirm it in the box “Re-enter the password”.
Step 6: Click on the drop-down menu of the boxes “Country or region”, “Date of birth” and “Sex”, and complete the information as appropriate.
How to open an account in Outlook – Hotmail
It’s not long before you finish your Outlook registration. The last steps are to complete the protection data of your account. Let’s continue:
Step 7: Enter your mobile phone number or an alternative email, which you already have, to reset your password in case you do not remember it or cannot access your account.
If this is your first email, do not worry, just type your phone number.
Step 8: After this, you will see a captcha, which is a system that recognizes and differentiates between a human, and a machine. In continuous space, write the text that you see accurately, without spaces and differentiating between uppercase and lowercase.
If you cannot identify what they show you, click on “New”, to try as many times as you wish.
If you wish, receive commercial information from Microsoft, click on the box before the item of the privacy conditions and services of your email account.
Step 9: Finally, click on Create account, in this way you automatically accept Microsoft’s Terms of Service and Security.
Log in to Outlook.com email
The login of Outlook is still simple of how we usually do it in “Hotmail”. Anyway, I will show you how to do the login in Outlook.
1. You can enter in 2 ways, open your preferred browser and in the address bar place https://www.hotmail.com to take you to the main Outlook page.
2. If you accessed by the second option you will be shown the start of Outlook. You will see a brief summary of the services. Go to the top right and press “Login.”
3. You will see the Outlook logon where you fill in the fields, providing your traditional email and the password of this same account.
4. If you want to keep your account activated, so that it does not close once you log out of your PC, I recommend that you check the option “Keep the session started”.
5. Once you have pressed the box that says “log in”, wait until the data is being loaded to your PC, once it is successfully completed, you can automatically enter your inbox.
Inside the inbox, you will be able to send and receive emails, if you want to access the other services, you just have to press the icon in the upper left and a menu with all the tools will be displayed.