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By Zeratul
Aug 15, 2006
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  1. I have a question,

    From some period, one was able to make an email account at, but now, the only email i can do is at hotmail, not msn.

    The advantage of msn one over hotmail was the inbox size=2GB, while the current one in hotmail is 250MBs

    Can anyone tell me how to make the msn one NOW by some way or another :D ??
  2. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 9,431

    You get 2GB of space if you sign up to Hotmail Plus. This service is not available for everyone though.
  3. Didou

    Didou Bowtie extraordinair! Posts: 5,899

    Well I've signed up for the Windows Live Mail Beta (very bad name, isn't it?) & my inbox has been upgraded to 2GB at the same time. I have no idea that will be the inbox size once it comes out of beta, but it's worth noting.

    I believe you can sign up for the beta with any email from a Microsoft server, be it Hotmail or Msn or anything.
  4. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 8,645   +277

    You can probably sign up for an email account if you subscribe to their internet service but I'm sure you don't want to go that far. I still have an msn email account from when I used them as my dial-up ISP. I kept it even after canceling the dial-up service.
  5. Shizat

    Shizat TS Rookie Posts: 78

    Gmail give 1GB I think...
    But I thought you could only get MSN if you used their ISP?
  6. Didou

    Didou Bowtie extraordinair! Posts: 5,899

    Gmail is currently at 2756MB.
  7. altheman

    altheman TS Rookie Posts: 541

  8. Shizat

    Shizat TS Rookie Posts: 78

    Sweet.. I didn't know, I knew it was up there though...
    I just keep my POP from our domain and just keep it clean, but I can see where you would want a web based email...
  9. Didou

    Didou Bowtie extraordinair! Posts: 5,899

    Did I stutter ? :confused:
  10. Spike

    Spike TS Rookie Posts: 2,371

    I got about 6 times as much spam as usual from MSN Live. Better still, their spam filters weren't catching it either. Gmail's never been a problem for me.
  11. KingCody

    KingCody TS Guru Posts: 1,568   +7

    just like mailpup, I have an msn email from way back when I had them as a dial-up ISP. as far as I know, the only way to get an msn email account now is to pay for it (unless it's included with your ISP account)

    cheers :wave:

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