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Whereas Gmail is fairly open and easy to implement into, Hotmail is slightly more complicated if you don't have a Hotmail Plus account. Hotmail Plus offers access to your mail through, and there is a workaround for standard Hotmail accounts, using FreePOPs.

If you have an MSN Hotmail Plus account, you can easily access your mail through Mac OS X Mail by installing the HTTP Mail Plugin.

Once installed, open mail and go to Preferences -> Accounts and create a new account with the following details:

Account Type: httpmail
Description: Hotmail (or something similar)
Email Address: (your hotmail address)
Full Name: Your Name
Incoming Mail Server:
User Name: Your hotmail user name Password: Your Hotmail Password
Outgoing Mail server: None

Close the window and Save the Account.

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