How to Access MSN Email

by Brendan O'Brien
internet image by Jean-Michel POUGET from

The MSN portal is a Microsoft property that includes its Messenger communications tool, its Bing search tool and Hotmail, an email service. If you have an MSN Hotmail account, you can log in and check your email from any computer with an Internet connection and a browser. This is a useful feature if you are out and about or at work and need to read a message from your personal account.

Step 1

Open a browser and go to or

Step 2

Type your Windows Live ID and password in the appropriate fields.

Click the "Sign in" button. Click the "Hotmail" link in the top-left corner of the next window.


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About the Author

Brendan O'Brien is a professional journalist in Milwaukee, Wis. He has worked for several news organizations, newspapers such as the "Milwaukee Journal Sentinel" and trade magazines during his career of more than 15 years. He is currently a freelance writer who works for several publications.

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