As you all know Microsoft has launched a new email service, Outlook.com which is totally new and has some cool features other than providing just web based email service. Outlook.com has a new design which looks awesome. The UI is kept simple and easy to understand. Users of Hotmail service can also get to use the Outlook.com since it’s a part of Microsoft. If you already have a Hotmail account then no need to get a new email address but if you don’t, go get one soon. You might get lucky to grab an email address as firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Outlook.com can be accessed anywhere, on your desktop, iPhone, iPad or Android devices. Now what we are talking here is how you can setup or get the new Outlook.com email address you wish. The process is pretty simple and easy to understand. Not a rocket science. Simply follow the steps below and get your outlook.com email address. But before proceeding I would like to tell you that this will be a new email address of yours. If you have Hotmail id then it remains the same. It will simply be redirected to Outlook.com and you get to use and feel all those features of Outlook.com.
How to get the new Outlook.com email Address
Step 1: First of all visit Outlook.com from any browser you are using.
Step 2: Now click on the Sign Up option on the left bottom corner or the right bottom corner as shown in the screenshot below.
Step 3: Now you will be presented with a simple form to fill up. It does not require detailed information, just simple and basic information is needed. Below are the details of what you be asked to fill in.
- First Name and Last Name
- Birth Date
- Outlook account name i.e. email address you wish to own
- Password Twice
- Phone Number and Alternate email address to recover your account
- Country and Postal code
Fill the information mentioned and remember that the phone number and alternate email address are very important. This information’s will help you in case you forget your password or if your account is hacked.
Step 4: After filling up the form, click on “I Accept” at the bottom of the page. If the email address is available then you will be redirected to your fresh new inbox with a message from outlook.
Outlook.com I must say provides a much better UI and is really easy to understand. The looks and the features feel good while you use outlook. Microsoft has done a pretty good job with Outlook.com email service. But still the question is whether the users will make it big. Because many people are wondering why they need a new email address when already have one with Hotmail or any other email service provider.
And the answer will is on the way since people have started to use this new service by Microsoft and it indeed is cool and gives us a whole new experience of using email service. If you are bored of same old look of Hotmail, Yahoo, Gmail or any other email services then grab an Outlook.com email address and see what it offers. This was just a simple guide for those who are looking for it. We will soon be coming up with more stuff related to outlook.com. Till then hurry and grab your desired email address ASAP.
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