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Can't acces hotmail from my new (to me) Mac


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#1 enfant terrible

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Posted 14 September 2010 - 05:50 PM

I just got a second hand Mac and don't know much about OS, nor computers in general. I'm having trouble getting into my Hotmail account. When I go to hotmail, all I get is a blank screen, and sometimes a pop-up asking me for some mumbo-jumbo that I have no idea what it is.

TIA for any help anyone can offer.

ETA: It also won't let me download Firefox. I keep geting a message that says "verification failed."

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#2 need TOS

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Posted 10 October 2010 - 12:39 AM

Have you tried setting up your hotmail account through the mail application that comes installed with the OS X software?

And I'd assume you're using Safari 5 as your default webbrowser? Have you tried downloading Google Chrome, I've found it to work out a lot better in OS X than FireFox. ;)

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#3 altair05

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Posted 17 October 2010 - 11:56 PM

I have a hotmail account. I dont have trouble logging in, but logging out is a little funky. msn, says it has trouble logging out.

Try switching to google chrome or firefox.

Links are here:
Firefox
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