Tuesday, September 10, 2013

How To Reset The Hotmail Account Password

Are you having a tough time figuring out what the answer to your secret question of your Hotmail account could possibly be? Well, keep calm and go through this article that will prove to be more than helpful in providing just what you are looking up for, the solution!
Like any other web based email clients, Microsoft’s Hotmail program enables you to answer a secret question to recover your account if you forget your email password. At the time of sign up, Hotmail asks you to choose the secret question and provide an answer to it, so that you could use it when you lose your password. Now, in case you are unable to find the answer to the secret question, follow these simple instructions from our Windows Live help team given below to recover your account.
  • Firstly, browse in to the Hotmail web page and locate the text field where you can type in your Hotmail address and password. Enter your Hotmail address in the space that is named as Windows Live ID. 
  • Next up, you need to select the blue colored link that is listed below the password field that says Forgot Your Password? Doing so will open up a new page on your computer screen.
  • Following which you need to enter your Hotmail email address into the space besides Windows Live ID. A picture depicting a set of letters and numbers will be displayed on your computer screen. Type in these characters into the space labeled as Characters. When you are done with it, you need to press the Continue button in order to open up a new page.
  • Once you do that, you need to press the radio button that is located next to the heading that reads Send password reset instructions to me in e-mail. Proceed to the next step by clicking the Continue button. This will open a number of options on your computer screen.
  • Now, you need to press the radio button located besides the alternative email address you provided during the sign up process. Now, hit the Continue button. Hotmail has now sent instructions to your alternative email address. These instructions will help you reset your password for your account.
Now, that is it about resetting the Hotmail account password. For any further information about this, please do get in touch with our Windows Live help team.

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