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How to setup opera for hotmail

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Is it possible to receive hotmail accounts' mail in opera?
I have setup opera to receive/send my pop3 account in opera.
I just was wondering if it's possible to setup an account for my hotmail too.


any kind of help is much appreciated.

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Hello MnInShdw,

Paid Hotmail users can download Hotmail mail to Outlook via Httpmail protocol.  Opera does support httpmail protocol, so cannot use Opera Mail to download Hotmail.

You can use a third party program like Freepops, which acts as gateway between Hotmail interface and Opera email client.
http://www.freepops.org/en/

Hope this helps!
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Hello war1
thanks for your input.
I've used freepops before, but I found it useless.

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MnInShdw, I use Freepops for Hotmail Junk mail access, and found it very helpful.  Sorry that Freepops could not help you.
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