In my we described how to upgrade from Hotmail to Outlook. I cant use onedrive any more. After that, just click Add Account, as shown in Figure A. Walter Glenn is the Editorial Director for How-To Geek and its sister sites. Note: From now on you will be logging in to your Windows 10 computer using the Microsoft Account that you just created using Gmail. For example, to change the password for an Xfinity account, go to the Xfinity website and follow the prompts.
Enable your Gmail to be connected by Office 365 To use an app password with Gmail, you have to first turn on 2-step verification, and then obtain the app password. Let take a closer look at how you can add a Gmail account to the Mail app. Dick Craddock, Group Program Manager, Outlook. When you create a Microsoft account using Gmail, Yahoo! Note It can take up to 48 hours for the change to your email address to be implemented across all Microsoft services. I will be checking to see if anything gets done. Follow the remaining setup instructions and complete the setup of your Windows 10 computer. Since this is really a personal OneDrive account I want to change the email address associated with it.
Once your Microsoft Account is verified, you are all set and ready to enjoy the benefits of using a Microsoft Account on your Windows 10 computer, without actually using a Microsoft or Outlook. ? Continue to use the yahoo account until the yearly renewal date. Using a non-Microsoft address, you still get many of the same benefits people using a Microsoft account get, such as settings sync and access to a number of Microsoft services. I've attempted setting up an 'alias' using my hotmail address, but it returns with a message saying that I can't use my hotmail address because 'this email address is already in use'. Failure to do so will result in migration-related issues. You can now send emails using your primary email address or the newly imported account. Also, if your email got hacked, you may want to remove it or at least change the password.
Nothing is worth that problem. You may be asked to sign in again as this is a high security page. He's also written hundreds of white papers, articles, user manuals, and courseware over the years. Why are there two places to change my password? Change your primary Microsoft Account email You may add another Microsoft Account on a device running Windows 10, but there is no option provided to change your primary Microsoft Account email directly on the device. For instructions for admin , see.
You can use this with your Gmail address in the app you are connecting to your Gmail account or adding you Gmail account to. This will import your Gmail contacts. You can easily import all your Gmail contacts to Outlook. This is a one-time password that you enter in place of your regular account password when setting up your account for the first time. How can I change it without losing the content online or having to re-upload it? Enter the code in the text message, and then select Next. I have found the solution. Mail as your Microsoft account but you will be able to create a Microsoft account using your Gmail or Yahoo! Not unless I find out they fixed this.
On the next screen, enter the Confirmation Code and click on the Next button. Then login to the local account and check how it works. After you have entered the app password, you do not have to remember it. The first time you click More, it will take a few moments for the Mail app to sync the content. You are asked to confirm the removal of an account through authentication. You can give us feedback right from Outlook. To remove the email address you no longer use to sign in to your account, select Remove next to that alias on the Manage your account aliases page, and then follow the instructions provided.
Your new account should now appear on the list of aliases. Maybe you originally created an Outlook. You might also want to import your older messages as well. If you can't open this setting, it might not be possible to change your email or username. Just note that you must have verified the new email address before you can do it. Step 2: Here, click the link labelled Sign in with a Microsoft account instead.
This blue button is in the bottom-right side of the page. On the next screen, enter your existing Gmail Account, 8-digit password, choose your Country and then click on the Next button See image below 6. Not ideal, but still doable. Note: Outlook can't change the password with your email provider. Other email accounts will require you to change your email account password on the website for the account provider. Eventually, you will come to a screen asking you to sign in with a Microsoft Account. You may then remove the old primary alias from the account, or keep it there as well.
Otherwise, go to step 7 to add a phone number. You can send email from any account you've connected to your Outlook. One can use a Gmail, Yahoo! Choose one that isn't already used by another Google Account. I highly, highly, highly did I say highly? There are basically two possible scenarios or cases where most users would want to create a Microsoft Account using Gmail. Nobody has time to keep track of all of this unless we are your.
Outlook for Office 365 Outlook for Office 365 for Mac Outlook 2019 Outlook 2016 Office for business Outlook 2013 Outlook 2010 Outlook 2007 Outlook 2016 for Mac There are two places you can change or update your email account password: in Outlook and with your email provider for example, Office 365, Gmail, Yahoo, iCloud, or Xfinity. Once done, you will see the following screen. Now I am stuck with paying for two Hotmail addresses on a yearly bases and I can't delete the emails because they have linked them to my business account. When you're prompted for a password, you enter this app password for your Gmail account. When should I change my password with my email provider? Each account you add to Outlook. Step 4: You will see the following dialog where you need to enter your Gmail, Yahoo or any other email address, your name, birth month, your country and other details. In case you were not aware, it is possible to create Microsoft Account using Gmail in Windows 10, instead of creating a new Outlook.