How to correct Hotmail IMAP settings?

To adjust your Hotmail IMAP settings accurately, follow these steps:

  1. Open your email client and access the account settings.
  2. Locate the incoming mail server (IMAP) settings.
  3. Ensure the following settings are correct:
    • IMAP server: imap-mail.outlook.com
    • Port: 993
    • Encryption: SSL/TLS
    • Authentication: Yes, using your full Hotmail email address and password
  4. Save the changes and restart your email client. Test by receiving an email. If issues persist, double-check your email address and password for accuracy.