Outlook is the new free webmail of Microsoft, although in truth it is the evolution of its predecessor Hotmail that the company had acquired in 1996, undoubtedly this change has brought a lot of benefits to the users and it is adapted to all the current technologies . Add new services and tools, as well as better security features and a cleaner and clear interface so you do not have any inconvenience when using it. When creating Outlook account you can synchronize it with different mobile operating systems and this time for those who have an Apple iPone we leave the tutorial so that they can link their account to mobile phone.
Add Outlook account to iPhone
The procedures to add our Outlook.com email account to the mail app of the mobile devices of Apple iPhone or iPad is much more simple than what you imagine and in the following guide we explain step by step how to do it. If the iPhone application is not updated, we should configure the mail as if it were an old Hotmail account.
Configuring Outlook.com on iPhone
Once we have the phone started in our hands we will carry forward the following sequence:
Go to “Settings”> “Mail”
Then click on “Add account” and select “Hotmail”
As we can see in the image, we must enter our email address from Outlook.com or Hotmail.com and then the password and a description that could simply be our name or the name of what type of account it is. Example: “Outlook” and then click the “Next” link.
And now we must select which elements we want to synchronize with our Apple Iphone or iPad, among which we can choose Contact, Calendar and Mail.
Create Outlook email account
If you do not have an Outlook account, we’ll teach you in 3 simple steps how to get ua so you can associate it with your iPhone / iPad.
First we must enter from our web browser, either from the computer or from our mobile phone and enter the address www.hotmail.com that will not redirect to Outlook, and on the main screen click on the link that says “Sign up”.
Now we fill out the form that will appear with the personal data and the chosen e-mail name. Example: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com and the password that the same to be safe should have at least one letter in capital, number and some symbol. Example: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. In the final part of the form gives us two possibility of recovery of account in case of losing password, one is through an alternative email and the second through a mobile phone in both cases you will receive a verification code that will allow you to change the password and Return access to your Hotmail / Outlook email.