Pick-up Hotmail emails with Gmail

  cornflakes 17:58 23 Oct 2008
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Hi, anyone out there recommend a way to pick-up emails from a hotmail account using Googlemail?

I believe it is possible using a “3rd Party email client”, but not sure which are:
1 – Secure and
2 – don’t limit the number of emails you can download each month.

Many thanks in anticipation.......Cornflakes

  bobbybowls 18:02 23 Oct 2008

can you not forward them to your gmail account?

  mfletch 18:18 23 Oct 2008

Why not use Windows Live Mail to download them all,

click here

  cornflakes 20:05 23 Oct 2008

Thanks Guys,
1 - bobbybowls - Don't think I can do this FROM Hotmail

2 - mfletch - Thanks but would rather use Google Chrome/Mail

I know that I have read that there is a way to do this , I think by signing-up to a 3rd party and them collecting the Hotmail and then me setting-up "Get mail from other account" within Google.

Just nead to find a reliable and secure way to do this......Many thanks for trying anyway....Will continue to try and will POST an answer when found.......Cornflakes

  bobbybowls 17:22 13 Nov 2008

have a look at this, i do not have a hotmail account so i can not say if it would work click here

  cornflakes 17:59 13 Nov 2008

Many thanks for the post! unfortunately the "Mail Fetcher" in Google only picks up POP mail and Hotmail does not use POP (Post Office Protocol) So I guess I will keep looking....Many thanks once again......cornflakes

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