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Hotmail was developed in 1996 and ever since it has seen great improvements. Since its acquisition by Microsoft in 1997, many features have been introduced. These features have enabled the users to use and navigate the account with ease.

The features

Before you can enjoy these great features, it is important you know the different features and how to use them. One of the features that has been introduced is in the security department. You can now log in to your account using a single code instead of the password. This process will help you to keep your account safe. The code will be sent upon request to your account. You will however need to be careful with the code. This is because Microsoft has limited the number of codes, one can request. The other security measure Microsoft have introduced  is the 2 step verification process. This process has been developed to add a layer of protection to the account. In this process, you will be able to log in to your account with your normal log in details and one extra code.

  • Log in to your account.
  • On the right hand side, click on the account settings.
  • You will be directed to a new page, click on the security and privacy option that is located at the top of the page.
  • Click on the ‘more settings’.
  • Once the page opens, scroll down and click on the set up 2 step verification process.
  • You will be directed to a new page. Read the instructions that have been given and click on next.
  • A new page will open prompting you to choose the method you will want to receive the code. You may choose the app, phone number or the alternative email option. For efficiency, you may choose the phone number option. You will be required to enter the phone number beginning with your code.
  • Choose the verification options, that is, do you want to receive your code through text or automated call.
  • Follow the instructions that follow.

Once you set up the 2 step verification process, you will not be able to use your old log in details when logging with your phone. Since the phone doesn’t accept the codes, you will be required Read More…

Hotmail vs Outlook

There are many benefits that come with using the internet; one of those great benefits is the ability to communicate with your friends and family through email. There are many email service providers out there in the market, Hotmail being one of the leading service providers in the world. Hotmail is an email service that is owned by Microsoft. Hotmail was officially launched in 1996 by Bhatia and Smith but was later bought by Microsoft in 1997.

Since then the email provider has managed to stay on top of their competitors boasting of approximately 324 million users. However, in the recent past Hotmail has been experiencing some serious competition from its competitors especially the Google powered email service Gmail. It is for this reason that Microsoft decided to rebrand the site to a more convenient service provider, hence was launched.

outlook vs hotmail

Many people tend to confuse the two but Microsoft only rebranded the site and introduced some new features that make easy to use. There are many similarities and also differences between the two sites and so it is important that you get to know the features that both of them have.

Rebranding Hotmail to is one of the best decisions that Microsoft has ever done since they took charge of the service provider. This is because the name outlook is mostly familiar with the corporates who use Microsoft applications which makes the site more convenient for business.

The new look of is captivating because the site is uncluttered and it gives you an opportunity to read advertisement that appear when you open your email account.  The new service provider is an improvement of Hotmail no doubt, with great features that link your email account to your social media sites like Facebook, Twitter etc. This allows you to Read More…

How to Register on the Gmail mail

Hello friends! In this new article will teach you how to register with gmail. Share with you my experience of how I decided to log into Gmail and what were the steps I took to create me a new account, in addition to reading a little about the great benefits of this platform free email called Gmail.

google mail

A few weeks ago I was a faithful follower of platform, which now became I liked your Hotmail interface clean and comfortable, but that was because I still did not know gmail. A friend told me that gmail is having more market acceptance for its great functions and features, and I give a little idea of ​​testing. I decided to create a new account, but did not know how to do and asks me How do I sign in gmail? So I did some research on and reach the official site to find Note a site friendly and inspired confidence, super cool. So I decided to create a new account.

Being on page must go to the upper right corner and click on the “Create New Account”. Then load a new page containing a simple form and should begin to fill it. The data were asking me my personal details like name, Read More…