Reply To: How Do I Fix Something Went Wrong Error Message In Hotmail By Myself?

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Kay N. Grijalva
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To change the alias name, you need to follow the instructions given below.

  • Open your web browser and go to https://account.microsoft.com/account/manage-my-account
  • Click on sign in button, and login with your email account.
  • Select your info from top menu, and go to manage how you sign into microsoft.
  • Now outlook (hotmail) will ask you to verify the account ownership. you need to go ahead and verify the account.
  • Now you will able to see account alias window, here you need to click on add email.
  • once you will click on add email, you will be redirected to create a new alias name for your email. so you need to type your username in the first section and choose @outlook.com for your email extension.
  • after doing all this you need to click on add alias.
  • Now you need to select your new alias name as a primary name.

Finally your email alias will be created. you may go ahead and try to log into your hotmail account with new alias. i am sure your email will start working fine.