It is possible to define Microsoft Outlook as a management of information created by Microsoft Corporation. Despite this, you probably think Outlook is just for email messages, but this is not the case. It can also be used as a single application and work with other Microsoft products you have installed. In addition to this, Hotmail can be also considered as an important part of the Microsoft suite of applications, so it can work with them in any case.
This world-famous e-mail service was created with the main function of sending and receiving e-mail messages, but it is much more than that. As I said before, it is a management of information. This is due to its multiple features, including management tasks, e-mail contacts, calendar, and more. And if that was little, it has the ability to integrate with smartphones, such as Windows Phone devices.
How to add your Gmail account to Outlook.com
If you are interested in adding your email account to Hotmail, it is very simple to do it. After doing so, you will be provided with the ability to send messages from these e-mail without the need to switch between both webmail services. Once you added a mail to Hotmail, it begins to be called as a connected account.
If you want to add another e-mail to Outlook.com, you must do the following. You have to go to Settings, and then go to Options. Now, you have to look for the Connected Account option and tap it. After doing so, log into your Hotmail mail. Now select the Gmail option. Your device´s screen will show you the Connect your Google direction option. Now, type a username. All your recipients will see this username when you send them an email message. Tap the OK option.
After you have followed these instructions, you are required to select your Gmail mail. It is probable that the system needs you to add a display name and password. Tap the Allow option. Finally tap OK.
How to add other email accounts to Outlook.com
If you are interested in connecting other accounts to MSN, you must do the following. As with the preceding instructions, you have to go to the Settings section and then go to Options. Now, select the Connected Accounts option. After doing so, log into your Hotmail account. Select the Other E-mail option, and then type a username. As with the preceding instructions, your receivers will see this username when you send them e-mail messages. You are also required to type your other email and password.
Sending email messages from connected accounts
If you are interested in sending e-mail messages from connected mails, you must do the following. First, you have to tap the Show From option with the main goal of seeing the From line.
If you want to change your default From account, you have to do the following. As with the preceding instructions, you have to go to the Settings option, and then select Options. After doing so, you have to tap the Connected Account option. Then, log into your Hotmail and tap the Change your From Address option. Finally, select an account from the list and tap the Save button.
How many email account can I add?
It is very important for you to know that you have the ability to add a maximum of 20 e-mail addresses to your Hotmail address. If you are interested in connecting more than20 email addresses, you have to take into consideration that you will not have the ability to send and receive e-mail messages from these accounts. If you have this problem, the solution is very simple in theory. All you need to do is to delete some mails. When you have 20 connected accounts, the problem is solved.
Can I remove or add an email alias in Hotmail?
Of course, it is perfectly possible. Once you add a new email to your existing MSN address, you will be provided with the ability to have an additional account with the same inbox, contacts, settings, and so on. In addition to this, you are allowed to which to send e-mail messages from. You are also allowed to log into your MSN mail with any of these aliases.