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I had linked a free co.cc domain name to create a Hotmail account which has now expired. I no longer have access to that domain, and I don't have access to that account on the co.cc registrar.

I'm not getting any emails sent to that email ID, although I can login to that account and use it as a Microsoft account in all Microsoft services.

And now I can't change that account ID also.

Any solution other than deleting that account?

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migrated from superuser.com Dec 23 '12 at 15:53

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Changing your account details is fairly easy.

  1. Go to https://account.live.com/Notifications and log in
  2. Click on Notifications and add an account with Manage email preferences

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  3. Once you have verified your new account you will be able to change the Preferred email address and remove the redundant one.

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