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I've bought this tablet as a gift for a member of the family, and seeing as I'm the 'go-to guy' for technology in my family, I'll likely be asked to set it up.
I'm not interested in rooting the device with a custom ROM, but I would like to know how to setup a hotmail account on the device.
It would be a huge amount of hassle switching to gmail, so that's out the question. This is the first Android device (phone or tablet) that I've had my hands on, so be nice
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You may want to try the Email application with the following parameters:
POP server: pop3.live.com (Port 995) use SSL
Username: your Windows Live ID, for ex. firstname.lastname@example.org
As password, use the one you are using to connect Hotmail or Windows Live.
SMTP server: smtp.live.com (port 25 or 587). TLS authentification.
same login and password as POP3.
I haven't tried it myself as I am using Gmail.
The Email application on the tablet being very basic, you may prefer other option such as the free K9 mail advanced email client for Android http://code.google.com/p/k9mail/
There are also application such as Hotmail or Better Hotmail on Android Market, if you want to try the Market
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