How Can I Recover My Lost Hotmail Password?

How Can I Recover My Lost Hotmail Password?

Losing your email account’s password is very scary as you will not be able to access your emails. Everything has a solution and for your lost Hotmail password you have Hotmail Support Number to provide you with ways to reset your password.

To reset a lost Hotmail password, the following methods will be helpful for you:

Method 1: To reset Hotmail password on your phone, follow these steps:

  1. Press the Outlook icon and then tap ‘Get Started’.
  2. After that enter your email address in the text field given on the next page.
  3. Press ‘Add account’ which is given below the email address field.
  4. This will take you to the password reset page.
  5. Next, tap the ‘Forgot my Password’ link given at the bottom of the screen.
  6. Out of the given options, click on the ‘I forgot my password’ box.
  7. After selecting the option, click on ‘Next’.
  8. Now, enter the characters shown to you in the text box under the heading ‘Enter the characters you see’. After entering the code, press ‘Next’ to proceed. Make sure to enter the correct characters as the letters are case-sensitive.
  9. Next, you have to select a recovery option out of email or text. If you don’t have an associated phone number then you will only get the email option. If you don’t have any of the options, then tap ‘Next’ and enter a backup email and follow the instructions to get your account back.
  10. Enter your mobile number or email address in the given space so as to verify your identity and tap ‘Send Code’. After this, you will receive a verification code to reset the password of your Hotmail account.
  11. Enter the verification code received on your email account or as a text on your phone. If the verification code is correct, you can set a new password for your Hotmail account. Verify the newly set password and this will take you to the sign in page where you can sign in using your new password. If you are still not able to sign in, call at our Hotmail Phone Number to ask for technical help.

Method 2: To reset the password for the desktop version, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the password reset page of Microsoft to reset the password.
  2. Click on the ‘I forgot my password’ box and then select ‘Next’.
  3. Enter the Hotmail email address for which you want to reset the password.
  4. Under the ‘Enter the characters you see’ heading, enter the code provided to you. Make sure that the letters are case-sensitive and then press ‘Next’.
  5. Out of the options given, you can select either ‘Email’ or ‘Text’. Enter the email address or phone number to receive the verification code.
  6. Click on ‘Send Code’ and this will send a verification code to your email address or phone number.
  7. Enter the recovery code you have received and then click ‘Next’.
  8. Now, you can set a new password for your account and re-enter it to confirm it.

If there is an issue left unresolved with your Hotmail account, calling at our Hotmail Toll-Free Number will let you take help from the expert technical executives.

How to Troubleshoot Hotmail not Responding

How to Troubleshoot Hotmail Not Responding?

Hotmail is one of the emailing services of Microsoft currently known as Outlook. Being user-friendly and having so many features and service it is widely used by a large number of people. Apart from all the extraordinary features, there are times when Hotmail stops working the way you want it to work. Hotmail might stop responding due to some issues which can disrupt the complete emailing functions. If you are going through the same situation you can get in touch with the tech experts available at Hotmail Customer Service.

To troubleshoot the Hotmail not responding issue on your own you can also try the given steps:

  1. You have to open Hotmail in safe mode and then close it. Go to start menu and select Run. Then type Hotmail/safe and click Ok. After this, close Hotmail and then try to open it normally again.
  2. Next, you have to clear the browser caches and cookies. To do this, press CTRL+SHIFT+DEL simultaneously on your browser to open the dialogue box and select the correct option to clear cache and cookies.
  3. Now, check if any dialogue box is open by using the ALT+Tab key and if there are any open dialogue boxes Hotmail will not work till it is not closed. Close all the dialog box and then retry to work with Hotmail.
  4. If you have given a tiresome work to Hotmail such as sending or deleting a large number of emails at once then Hotmail will keep processing in the background and this may hang or freeze Hotmail. Make sure you give enough time to Hotmail to give some time to finish the process and check the status bar of Hotmail for this purpose. Calling at Hotmail Support Number will provide you with more troubleshooting ways to deal with this issue.
  5. Next, you can try to update windows and office as this will enhance the performance and will give access to new features. You can also use the setting to update windows automatically, download and install them in your system to get the bug fixes.
  6. You can also give a try to repairing your Office programs. For this, make sure all Office programs are closed. Then open Control Panel and choose Programs and Features. From the list of given programs, you can right-click Microsoft Office and then select Change.
  7. To resolve the issue you can use the inbox repair tool which will repair the Hotmail data files and will help in the recovery of errors.
  8. You can also create a new user profile from the control panel. From the user accounts go to show profiles. Then choose to add and make a new profile.

All these steps can be utilized to resolve the issue when Hotmail is not responding. In case you still don’t get the success you can make a call at the Hotmail Toll-Free Number and get technical assistance from the professional experts.