How to Check My Email at MSN Hotmail

Updated March 23, 2017

MSN Hotmail is a popular Web-based e-mail service. It allows you to read, send and manage your e-mail with just an Internet connection and a browser. This is convenient when you are on the road a lot or when you use multiple computers at home, work and school. It takes a few moments to log in to your MSN Hotmail account.

Launch a browser.

Go to the Hotmail login page (see Resources).

Type your username and password in the appropriate fields on the page.

Hit the "Sign In" button. Hit the small "Hotmail" link in the upper-left corner of the MSN page that may appear. If your Hotmail page appears automatically, click the "Inbox" link on the left side of the page.

Click the message that you want to read in the main window.

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