connecting to msn hotmail

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    Received my nextbook3, charged it set up wireless, internet works fine. When i try to set up my email account,(MSN hotmail) i get the message the email client can't connect to server. i use to have problems like this with linux using evolution and hotmail, but fixed the problem. cant figure this on out. appreciate any help.
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    They have actually rolled out major changes recently. Try this in setup:

    1. First, you put in your email address and password, then you hit "manual setup" (not "next"), then choose "Exchange". From there, you'll see the following...
    2. Domain\Username: Clear out and put in your full hotmail address
    3. Password: if not pre-filled, obviously put in your hotmail password
    4. Server: m.hotmail.com
    5. Check "Use Secure Connection (SSL)"

    that should do it if you are running Froyo
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    I have an Archos Tablet and can not send on hotmail. tried your recommendations but it didn't solve anything.

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