How do I sign out of Hotmail Outlook?

Answered by Willian Lymon

To sign out of Hotmail Outlook, follow these steps:

1. Go to Open your web browser and navigate to

2. Account Picture: Once you are on the homepage, locate your account picture at the top-right corner of the screen. It is usually a small circular image or your initials.

3. Click on Account Picture: Click on your account picture, and a drop-down menu will appear.

4. Sign Out: In the drop-down menu, you will see several options. Look for the “Sign out” option and click on it.

5. Confirmation: A confirmation prompt may appear, asking if you are sure you want to sign out. This is to prevent accidental sign-outs. If prompted, click “Yes” or “Sign out” to confirm.

6. Signed Out: Once you click “Sign out,” you will be immediately signed out of your Hotmail Outlook account. You will be redirected to the sign-in page.

It is important to note that signing out of your Hotmail Outlook account is essential for security purposes, especially if you are using a shared or public device. By signing out, you ensure that no one can access your emails or personal information.

Additionally, signing out is recommended when you have finished using your Hotmail Outlook account, even on your personal device, as it provides an extra layer of protection against unauthorized access.

Remember to sign in again the next time you want to access your Hotmail Outlook account.