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Old 10-19-2009, 04:44 PM   #1
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hotmail settings for balsa

hello can anyone help i am trying to set up a hotmail account in balsa however i need help with the setting i try some setting and it does not work, i keep getting a message saying that it can not connect to hotmail does anyone know the setting and how to put them in now as i do not have the set up wizard any more. ps how do you set up the encryption.thx
Old 10-19-2009, 05:53 PM   #2
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Try these settings
POP server: (Port 995)

POP SSL required? Yes

User name: Your Windows Live ID, for example

Password: The password you usually use to sign in to Hotmail or Windows Live

SMTP server: (Port 25 or 587)

Authentication required? Yes (this matches your POP username and password)

TLS/SSL required? Yes


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