News: Hotmail to have POP3 AccountMarch 16, 2009
Hotmail rolled out POP3 technology, finally! Below are the settings for it.
POP server: pop3.live.com (Port 995)
POP SSL required? Yes
User name: Your Windows Live ID, for example firstname.lastname@example.org
Password: The password you usually use to sign in to Hotmail or Windows Live
SMTP server: smtp.live.com (Port 25 or 587)
Authentication required? Yes (this matches your POP username and password)
TLS/SSL required? Yes
Now, go ahead and download your email via Microsoft Outlook or any other email client which supports it.
More information can be found at WindowsLiveHelp.com