Connecting Microsoft Outlook 2010 to hotmail

To read mine Hotmail e-mails in Microsoft Outlook 2010, I followed the steps at,how-to-connect-hotmail-and-live-email-accounts-with-outlook-2010.html.

with some adjustments:


If you follow the steps above and you don’t have the Microsoft Outlook 2010 Hotmail connector installed, you will be asked to download and install the connector.

– Install the 32 or 64 bit version

– Restart Microsoft Outlook 2010

– You will be asked if you want to add a new Hotmail account, enter the correct Hotmail account information


After entering the correct information I received the following "Send and Receive errors":


Task ‘’ reported error (0x8DE00005) : ‘This account does not have permission to synchronize your mail. To sign up to gain permission to synchronize with this account, please go to and join the notification list for this Windows Live Hotmail product. You will be notified when your account is enabled.  Error: 3202. Server. HTTPS is turned on for the web but not for this program. ‘


Following the steps at: fixed the errors.


  • Sign in to Hotmail
  • Go to Options > More Options…




Click on "Account details (password, aliases, time zone)"




In the account overview go to: "Connect with HTTPS"




Check "Don’t use HTTPS automatically"