How to Unblock Hotmail Account?

Is your Hotmail Account blocked? No need to get worried, here you will get the possible causes and the effective solution to unblock the same. This issue mostly arises and most of the users reported the same.


Why is Hotmail Account blocked?

As per the Microsoft Security Policy, if any suspicious activity is found in the Hotmail account of the users, or someone is sending a large amount of junk mail; then the team will block the account. Usually happens when the account is hacked, so to prevent the data of the users, Microsoft block the account.


Procedure to unblock the Hotmail Account

If you have provided the registered phone number and recovery email address, then you can easily unblock your Hotmail Account. The process is listed below, which will help you to achieve the target in an effective way.

  • Launch Microsoft Account and then Sign-in with your email address and password.
  • As your account is blocked, you will find the message of the same and at the bottom of the page, you will get the button ‘Continue’; click on it.
  • Thereafter, you will get the recovery options; i.e. ‘Recovery via Phone Number’ and ‘Recovery via Email Address’. If you wish to select the phone number as the recovery mode, then select that option and click on the button ‘Get Code’.
  • You will get the one-time security code on your mobile; enter the same in the Hotmail account recovery page and click ‘Continue’.
  • Now, enter your New Password and click ‘Save’, but make sure to enter the strong password.
  • However, if you have not registered your phone number, then select the recovery option as Email one and then enter your registered secondary email address and click ‘Get Code’.
  • Now, look for the code in the provided email address and enter the same code in the Hotmail account recovery page.
  • After entering the code, click ‘Continue’.
  • Thereafter, you will get an access to enter the ‘New Password’. Provide the strong password and click Save.
  • Hence, you have successfully unblocked your Hotmail Account.


Failed to perform the Actions?

However, if you stuck amid the task or failed to perform the operation, then take the assistance from the Hotmail Technical support. The geeks are there for you and will offer the prime solution to such issue. They work around the clock, so you may seek for their help anytime.