I cannot seem to find the POP/IMAP settings to connect to in the Settings Sections of the new interface.The only instructions I could find mentioned were using the Hotmail interface, and the corresponding section does not exist in the redesigned settings.
A Domain name for which you want to create your own email address. Go to Windows Live Admin Center here and login with your Outlook or Hotmail account. After login click on Get Started to start setting up your domain on Windows Live (Outlook.com) Step 3.
Type: A Record Host: @ Value: 174.1 TTL: 30 minute (or it's called 1/2 Hour sometimes) Select 'Add a new record' again and enter in.
Type: CNAME Record Host: www Value: lb.TTL: 30 minute If you can't set the TTL to 30 minutes, then any lowest time that you can enter should work just fine.
One of Microsoft's free services that's been around since 2005 is being slowly shut down.
The company quietly announced Thursday on its Windows Live Admin Center website that it has stopped taking new registrations for its free Custom Domains service for Hotmail and customers.