Your Hotmail account or password is incorrect. If you don’t remember your password, reset it now.

This is a common error that most of us get when we type our user name or password like flash!

Hotmail account or password is incorrect

However, If you have forgotten your password you can reset it by following the online instructions. below are the steps to reset it

  • Enter your email address and then click on Forgot password
  • It will say ” We need to verify your identity ” select the recovery options like an email address or phone number linked to your account.
  • Enter the code and now you can access your account.

Reasons for ‘Hotmail your account or password is incorrect’ message

  • The very first reason is you are typing the wrong password
  • Secondly, you have changed your password but forgot to update the same password on the browser, and the system is using the same old password for login
  • This could happen when your account went out of sync with the phone, or the mail server settings were not configured properly.

Remember that if you type in the same old password too many time it might block your account. But prior blocking your account Microsoft will give you the warning like below

microsoft hotmail support
Wrong password too many times

I would suggest you check your password or reset it. Don’t try too many times with the same old password which is not working.

If even after following these steps you are not able to unlock your email account then you can contact us by clicking on Technician Help Form