On July 31, 2012, the outlook.com domain was added to Microsoft Hotmail. This article explains how to configure an outlook.com email account in Microsoft Outlook.
You can manage your Outlook.com email account in Microsoft Outlook 2010, Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 or Microsoft Office Outlook 2003. First, install the Outlook Hotmail Connector. Then, manually configure the Outlook Hotmail Connector to connect to your outlook.com email account.
To configure an outlook.com email account in Microsoft Outlook 2010, follow these steps:
Install the Outlook Hotmail Connector, (if you have not already installed it), you can install it from the following Microsoft websites: