The security features associated with Microsoft accounts – and almost any Hotmail.com or Outlook.com email address is a Microsoft account – have been giving people fits lately.
Because account hacking has become such a massive problem, particularly with Hotmail accounts, Microsoft has tightened security quite a bit. Unfortunately, people are now finding that security codes are getting sent to phones and email addresses they no longer have.
Keeping that security information up to date is critical. I’ll walk you through the steps to update it.