Hotmail is an email service which is powered by Microsoft and is also known as Outlook. Hotmail was the world’s first email service which was used for commercial email communication. After Microsoft took over Hotmail, it has been popularised as Outlook or live. Hotmail is one platform where you can send and receive emails , use the calendaring services and make webex sessions. A Hotmail account of yours comprises an email id and a password which can be used to authenticate you and use the email services of Hotmail. Hotmail can be very easily accessible on iPhone and you can use iPhone to send and receive emails via Hotmail.
To authenticate Hotmail with iPhone, follow some steps for sending email properly
Step 1) Go to Settings in iPhone and navigate to Settings. Under here, go to Add Account
Step 2) Add the Hotmail user account of yours and the password associated with it. You can optionally add a nick name for this account as well.
Step 3) Let iPhone reach out to Hotmail servers to authenticate you and you can use iPhone to send and receive emails on Hotmail.
Sometimes, you may face issues with hotmail not being able to send and receive emails using iPhone. This may be due to a number of issues which are discusses below along with the resolution
1) You hotmail password has expired: If your Hotmail password has expired, you will not be able to send emails via iPhone. You will have to update your password and then try to send emails.
2) Your iPhone data is not working: Make sure that you have an active data plan on your iPhone and that the data is turned on. If data is not working then you will not be able to send and receive emails via iPhone. Make sure that you have an active plan to use hotmail on iPhone
3) Your SMTP and IMAP settings on iPhone are outdated: You required certain settings to send emails on iPhone. If you do not have SMTP or IMAP settings on your iPhone, kindly contact our internet service provider to help you in getting settings and then try to send emails via hotmail on iPhone
For any issues or questions, hotmail support number can be contacted at all time. The Hotmail customer support team will resolve all queries in a specific time fram.