How to change back from Outlook to Hotmail?

How to change back from Outlook to Hotmail?

Note: Outlook no longer has an option to switch back to Hotmail. Hotmail has now been phased out.

Can I change back from Outlook to Hotmail?

Please note that, as of 2013, all Hotmail accounts have been migrated to This article is here purely for informative purposes.

If you are a Hotmail, Live, or MSN account user who is not so thrilled by the new Outlook experience, you can revert to your old Hotmail inbox settings in just a few simple steps. This tutorial will show you how.

How to switch from Outlook to Hotmail user interface?

  • Click the Settings icon (represented by a gear icon) in the top-right corner, and select Switch Back to Hotmail.
  • You will be given the option to send feedback to the site. Once you select your option, you will be redirected to the old Windows Live experience.
  • Simply click Hotmail in the upper toolbar to view your inbox.
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