Whenever users goes through outlook sign in problem or hotmail sign in problem with their email account.
The first thought appears in their mind, outlook or hotmail down. That’s why they can’t sign into outlook account. But do you really think outlook sign in problem occurs only because of outlook or hotmail server down?
If you think so, let me correct you. You can have hotmail sign in problem just because of few other reasons as well.
In this article, I am going to features of Microsoft hotmail sign in problem with the solution.
By reading this article you get the idea how you can fix “can’t sign into outlook” problem.
Causes of Microsoft outlook or Hotmail email login problem –
- Server issue
- Invalid username or password
- Incorrect server address
- Application issue
- Browser Issue
- Security Issue
Server problem cause Microsoft hotmail sign in problem-
Before you will begin fixing your Microsoft outlook Sign in problem, you should analyse the outlook server status; ensure that your outlook server is not down.
If outlook server is down in your area, I will advise you wait for a while. Once the server will be up and working correctly, you will automatically get rid of “can’t sign into outlook problem.”
Wrong username & password-
Sometimes, outlook won’t instruct users to sign into their email account, if they are typing wrong username or password for their outlook mail account and gives wrong username and password message in revert.
If you are also receiving the same message on Microsoft outlook email signs in page.
That means you are typing the wrong password for your email account. So you must to go ahead and reset outlook password.
After correcting the password, you should try to log into hotmail again. I am sure you will be logged in.
For resetting the Hotmail account password, you should have got to at least one recovery option. If you don’t have recovery option, I will suggest you call Outlook helpline and ask them for help.
If outlook server will detect any kind of suspicious activity/spamming activity from your account, it may temporarily block your account for a while.
Usually, this happens, when you try to login through not identified browser or IP address. In that situation you have verified the deed for that account.
After verifying the account ownership, you will recover outlook sign in issue.
Outlook / hotmail email sign in issues on android phone (application issue)-
When your hotmail/ outlook email is working properly on the computer but you can’t sign into hotmail on android phone. This problem may be related to the application. So firstly you must try to update the email application on your Smartphone after updating you should try to login again. I ensure your account will start working correctly.
Somehow, if you are still having hotmail sign in issues. In that case, you should exit the account from your phone and re-add it with latest Microsoft exchange settings.
Incorrect Server issue-
If you are applying your email address on third-party email software, like- Microsoft office outlook, windows live mail, Mozilla Thunderbird etc. you can go through can’t sign into outlook problem, just because of wrong address for the incoming and outgoing server.
So you need to ensure that you are typing the correct email address and password for your email account.
Also, check the server encryption type. Sometimes, software wants an SSL encryption, while others ask for TLS encryption for your outlook account.
It totally depends on which incoming server, you are using for Hotmail email sign in, IMAP or POP.
Browser issue –
This is my personal experience. I had Hotmail login problem a few months ago. Every time, when I was clicking on outlook button, it wasn’t going anywhere. I was sticking on same Hotmail login page.
Later, I realised this problem is related to browser so I cleared the cookies and tried to log in again.
Believe me; I got successfully logged into my outlook account in the first attempt. So I will also advise you delete the cookies.
After deleting the cookies, I ensure you will recover outlook sign in problem.
So these are the explanation to fix can’t sign into hotmail problem.
Now clearly from above mentioned detail you got idea how to fix your Hotmail or Outlook email login issues. For more help you can also call our tech support number 1800-431-442 for troubleshooting Hotmail/Outlook related issues. Our tech support team available 24*7.