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Windows 7: Forward Hotmail email from Live Mail to Gmail.

21 Mar 2013   #1
nodsirrah

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit
 
 
Forward Hotmail email from Live Mail to Gmail.

I have been using a Hotmail email address for over 15 years, using Live Mail since it was available. I would like to forward it to my Gmail account.
How do I do that?


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21 Mar 2013   #2
TheOneBobbyGunn

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by nodsirrah View Post
I have been using a Hotmail email address for over 15 years, using Live Mail since it was available. I would like to forward it to my Gmail account.
How do I do that?
Go to settings, and then Accounts and Import, then Add another email address you own, and follow the simple instructions. I have all my other emails forwarded to Gmail. It makes it easy to just go to one inbox.


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22 Mar 2013   #3
nodsirrah

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit
 
 
Finally finished.

It is normal for my 80 year brain to perform easy steps in the most difficult manner, which is what I did. I now have my Hotmail available in Gmail, thanks to you.
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28 Mar 2013   #4
NeilP

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

For full integration, you can also set the outgoing SMTP server in Gmail as your Hotmail one (and not the default Gmail outgoing server).

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