Tip: You can use TemporaryInbox as a temporary mail for registration purposes. Btw, don’t forget that you could also access Hotmail on your web-enabled mobile phone from mobile.live.com.
Hotmail POP3 Settings:
POP server: pop3.live.com (Port 995)
POP SSL required? Yes
User name: Your Windows Live ID, for example firstname.lastname@example.org
Password: The password you usually use to sign in to Hotmail or Windows Live
SMTP server: smtp.live.com (Port 25 or 587)
Authentication required? Yes (this matches your POP username and password)
TLS/SSL required? Yes
Note: You will need the information above to set up Hotmail in email program on your PC or mobile device.
Guide: How to access Hotmail from within Gmail?
Open your Gmail account > Settings > Accounts > Choose “Add a mail account you own“.
Enter the settings as shown below, (of course, use your own username).
Follow the instructions on screen to continue, a verification code will be sent to you Hotmail account.
Confirm the verification and you are done. 😉
Voila, your Gmail account is now ready to receive mail from Hotmail. You can set up your own filters and labels. It works great. Gmail rocks, Enjoy 😀
What is POP3?
Post Office Protocol version 3 (POP3) is an Internet standard protocol used by local e-mail clients to retrieve e-mail from a remote server over a TCP/IP connectionWhat is POP3? It is a protocol that allows almost any e-mail software program that you’ve installed on your mobile phone or PC(if supported by your device and e-mail program) to get messages from your e-mail inbox on the web and deliver them in the designated program. ~ From Wikipedia