How do I get to my inbox on Hotmail?

Answered by Robert Dupre

To access your inbox on Hotmail or, follow these steps:

1. Visit the sign-in page: Open a web browser and go to the sign-in page. You can do this by searching for “ sign in” or by directly typing “” in the address bar.

2. Sign in to your account: On the sign-in page, you will see a space to enter your email address or phone number. Enter the email address associated with your Hotmail or account. If you have linked a phone number to your account, you can also enter that instead. Once you’ve entered your email address or phone number, click on the “Next” button.

3. Enter your password: On the next page, you will be prompted to enter your password. Type in the password that you have set for your Hotmail or account. Be mindful of any uppercase or lowercase letters, as passwords are case-sensitive. After entering your password, click on the “Sign in” button.

4. Access your inbox: Once you have successfully signed in, you will be taken to your inbox. Here, you will see all your incoming emails, organized by date and time. You can click on any email to open and read it, or use the search bar to find specific emails or contacts.

It’s worth mentioning that if you have enabled two-step verification or any additional security measures for your Hotmail or account, you may be asked to provide further verification steps, such as a security code sent to your phone or an authentication app. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the sign-in process in such cases.

In summary, to access your inbox on Hotmail or, visit the sign-in page, enter your email address or phone number, followed by your password, and then click on “Sign in.” This will take you to your inbox where you can manage your emails.