Matt Farrington Smith - Content editor, Windows Live Channel
25/02/2011 11:19 | By Matt Farrington-Smith, editor, MSN Tech & Gadgets

How to get Hotmail on your iPhone

We show you how to set up your Hotmail account on an iPhone.

Guide to setting up Hotmail on your iPhone

Hotmail is conspicuous in its absence from the iPhone's account management menu.

But if you own an iPhone and a Hotmail email account, we think you'd like to know how easy it is to set up your iPhone for Hotmail.

Read, compose, draft and delete email just like you normally would in your browser, only this time on your iPhone.

How to set up Hotmail on your iPhone

Go to your Home screen and tap Settings.

Click on Add Account. You'll be presented with a plethora of email providers. Tap on Microsoft Exchange.

Enter your Hotmail email address in both username and email fields. Don't forget to add your password details too.

On the next screen add "" in the server box.

Almost done! Sync your Hotmail inbox by tapping the Sync button. This will pull all of your messages from your Hotmail account to your iPhone.

Video: How to get Hotmail on your iPhone

Handy tip: For a nifty shortcut, you can always add to your Home screen and log-in manually through your browser.

Follow the editor on Twitter
Find us on Facebook

Please help us to maintain a healthy and vibrant community by reporting any illegal or inappropriate behavior. If you believe a message violates theCode of Conductplease use this form to notify the moderators. They will investigate your report and take appropriate action. If necessary, they report all illegal activity to the proper authorities.
100 character limit
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?