How to Enable Two-Step Verification in MSN Account

How to Enable Two-Step Verification in MSN Account

Two-Step verification process adds an extra layer of security on your email account as despite providing the traditional password you require one more security code to get into your account. Initially, Google and Yahoo introduced the two-step verification but later on Microsoft finally showed their class.

Enable Two-Step Verification in your MSN account:

  1. Log on to your MSN account.
    login into MSN mail account
  2. On the right-hand side click on the username and choose “Account Settings” You may be asked to provide the password. Do it to continue.
    click on account settings in msn
  3. Scroll down the page under the password and security info click on “Edit Security info
    edit security info
  4. Under the two-step verification click on “Setup Two-Step Verification
    set up two step verification
  5. Provide a mobile number or the alternate email address where you wish to receive the code.
    select number or email id
  6. Type the code you received to confirm.
    enter the code
  7. Press OK to finish.

You have successfully enabled the Two-Step Verification in your MSN account.  Now, whenever you will try to get into your MSN account from an unrecognized location or device, you would have to pass the Two-Step Verification process. If you clear the cookies and cache of the system you frequently use, you will have to follow the same.

Remember, this feature has recently been introduced by Microsoft and some of the experiences are still missing at the moment. It might be possible that Microsoft will improve the feature soon as they are supposed to introduce a new era in the MSN email. Rumors are also there that there will be no more MSN email as they are about to transform into completely different things.

It might also be possible that you might experience a little bit of glitch. You can get rid of such glitches by clearing the cookies, cache, and the browsing history of the browser. You can also update the browser to the latest version available. If in the case, it doesn’t work then switch to another internet browser. However, Microsoft recommends the latest version of Internet Explorer. You must ensure a fast but stable internet connection.

If the problem still persists then don’t forget to contact our certified technicians on the toll-free number of MSN customer care support service for quick help and instant resolution of your MSN account.

MSN Email Account is Sending Spam Mails To Contacts

MSN Email Account is Sending Spam Mails To Contacts

If you are noticing that someone is sending Spam from your MSN Mail account to your Contacts, this means that your MSN Mail account has been compromised. In order to regain control of your account and prevent the hacker from accessing and misusing your account, it is strongly recommended to change the password and security options of your Microsoft account.

Below we have provided a step by step guide to reset the MSN password of your account. Follow the steps as mentioned to prevent others from accessing your account and minimizing the spam email issue.

Steps to Reset Password for MSN Mail Account

1) Go to the Sign-in page of Microsoft and enter your Username (Email, phone, or Skype). Click Next.

enter username and click next

2.) Enter your password on the next page and click Sign in.

enter password and signin

3.) On Microsoft’s home page, click on your profile picture located on the top right corner of the screen and select option View Microsoft account.

click on profile image

4.) On the Account Information page, click on the Change password option located next to your email address or username. A new window will open where you will have multiple options such as phone number and email address to verify your identity.

click on change password

5.) Select any one option to which you have access to proceed further. If you select the Phone number option, you will be asked to enter the last four digits of the number partly displayed on the screen before clicking on the Send code button. Similarly, if you select the email address option, you will need to enter your complete email address before clicking on the Send code button.

select number or email id                 enter mail id

6.) Enter the code received on the subsequent window and click Verify. You will be directed to the Password Reset page. You will be asked to enter your correct password and then the new password. Click Save after doing so.enter the code

7.) On the next page, you will be asked to update your security info. Update it in order to prevent the hacker from accessing your account again using the security information. Once done, you will start noticing that your contacts are no more receiving spam messages from your MSN Mail account.

change your password

For further assistance, feel free to contact the helpline number of third-party MSN Mail customer support service provider. Our team is comprised of qualified and experienced experts who are available 24 by 7 via our following communication lines:

  • 24-hour customer service helpline number (toll-free)
  • 24-hour live chat support
  • 24-hour Email support

MSN Mail Account is not Working Properly on Chrome

MSN Mail Account is not Working Properly on Chrome

If you are also one of those whose MSN account isn’t working properly then you are at the very right place as we have the solution for you. All you need to do is; just sit back, relax, and enjoy the article till the end.

Clear Browser’s cache:

Clear the cookies, the cache of the Google Chrome in your system and try again. Follow the steps below if in the case you aren’t aware of.

  • Open Google google chrome
  • Press the button on the top right-hand side of the screen as Customize and control Google on right side
  • Click on “Advancedselect option
  • Go to the “Privacy and Security option” and hit “Clear browsing datago to privacy and select clear history
  • Don’t forget to select “Cached images and filesselect the checkbox
  • From the drop-down “Clear the following items from” change the beginning of time from the past the checkbox
  • Press “Clear browsing data” to finish.clear browsing history

Google Chrome Updates:

It is recommended that you use the latest version of Google Chrome. If you are still using the old version of Google Chrome then some or more parts of the MSN won’t work properly.

Operating System:

It is mandatory to use the latest version of the operating system you use. MSN won’t work properly on the older versions of the operating system which apparently have been discontinued.

Network Connection:

Ensure you have fast and stable internet with no latency at all. If the connection fluctuates or you notice packet loss contact the internet service provider immediately for the assistance. Avoid using applications that require very high bandwidth. If you have added any browser extension or firewall, disable it and try to access the MSN account.

Temporary files:

Delete the temporary files of the system along with the prefetch files and try again, it shall work perfectly fine indeed. Follow the steps below.

  • Press Win Key + R and type %temp%
  • Press Enter
  • Delete everything.
  • Press Win Key + R and type temp followed by the “ENTER” key.
  • Delete whatever you see.
  • Press Win Key + R and type prefetch then press Enter.
  • Press CTRL +A and then Delete everything.

Due to some applications running in the background, you won’t be able to delete some files then leave them as it is.


If none of the above works, then uninstall the Chrome from your system first. Now, delete the temporary files, cookies, cache, and the browsing data of the system. Re-install Chrome then sees if the problem still persists.

If the situation is still the same then don’t wait for Christmas, call certified technicians on toll-free number of MSN customer care service team and get the instant support.

How to Troubleshoot Various MSN Error Codes

How to Troubleshoot Various MSN Error Codes

Error codes are mainly a warning message which displays the problem in a particular system in a technical language. The error codes generally consist of numbers and alphabets. It can be difficult for a person with no technical knowledge to resolve the issue. And thus, sometimes a person needs to seek professional assistance in order to fix error codes.

Error codes can occur in any software or program be it online or offline. Many MSN users report about facing a different type of error codes while operating their MSN account. If you are also having trouble accessing or operating your MSN products because of different error codes, the following guide is most likely to help you fix the problem.

Steps to Troubleshoot Various MSN Error codes

1.) MSN – Error 800488fb

Microsoft’s instant messaging application MSN Messenger is used by many people throughout the world to communicate with friends and family over the internet. While using MSN Messenger, sometimes users may see an error message like 800488fb. By this error, MSN tries to tell that the account has been blocked temporarily. This error can be cleared by the following measures:

  • Update account information on the official website of MSN Messenger.
  • Make sure password is being typed
  • Clean temporary files.
  • Reset the clock on the computer.
  • Disable firewall
  • Restart computer.

2.) MSN Error Code 0x8004ff00

MSN Error Code 0x8004ff00 is a common error code that occurs when trying to install Microsoft Security Essentials. The error code occurs mainly because of another windows installer running in the background. In such a case, the following steps can help fix the issue:

  • Uninstall any current Internet security programs installed on your computer and restart it.
  • Now, try installing the Microsoft Security Essentials again. The problem should be fixed.

3.) MSN Mail Error Code 3219 or 0x8de00005

When you are not able to send emails from your MSN Mail account, you will generally find an error code 3219 or 0x8de00005. This error code generally indicates that your MSN Mail is unable to connect to the Hotmail, Outlook, or MSN servers. To fix this error code, one can try the following measure.

  • Go to the Account Tab and click on the + sign with @
  • Enter your email address, password, and display name in the provided field.
  • Select Manually Configure Server Settings.
  • Then check IMAP under Incoming Server Information and type
  • Select Requires a secure connection SSL.
  • Under Outgoing Server Information, enter server address as and port type 587.
  • Select Requires a secure connection SSL and Requires Authentication.
  • Click Next.

Now you can check whether the problem is solved.

So these are some of the common MSN error codes that users generally face when trying to access or operate MSN services. If you are facing any other error code issue in your MSN account, feel free to contact our helpline number of third-party MSN customer service support team. Our communication lines are available 24 by 7 and our team can be contacted via the following ways:

  • Customer service helpline number (toll-free)
  • Email support
  • Live chat support

Recover MSN Account without Recovery Email or Phone Number

Forgot recovery email address and phone number in MSN

Getting access to your MSN account is a straightforward process till the time you have access to the recovery mobile number and recovery email address. At the time of the recovery, a security pin is sent to the recovery mobile/email address which you can enter on the web page to regain access to the account. What will you do if you forgot the recovery email address and the phone number? Puzzled! Don’t be as we have got the solution for the same situation as well. All you need to do is just keep following the blog until the end.

If you have forgotten the recovery email address and the associated phone number then it would be a little hard to regain access but certainly not impossible. Instead of choosing the recovery email address and the recovery mobile number, you can choose the security questions to recover MSN account. You must have access to the exact answers and you will be on your way.

Sometimes it may also happen as even if you are answering exactly the same, you get the error that answers haven’t matched with the MSN records. You must clear the cookies, cache, and the browsing history of the browser. For the safe side, don’t forget to clean the temporary files, cache, etc. of the system as well. You must have an active internet connection which must be stable as well. Try on another browser or uninstall the browser and reinstall it if the problem still persists.

Follow the steps to recover the MSN account :

  1. Visit
  2. Choose the option “I forgot my password
  3. Select “Reset your password
  4. Enter the MSN email address.
  5. Type the captcha.
  6. Choose the Security Question option and answer exactly the same.
  7. You will be given an opportunity to reset the password. Choose a strong password.

If somehow you don’t remember the answer to the security question then it would be impossible to get access to the MSN account. In such cases, you will have to call MSN Solution Centre and will have to verify the ownership of that account to regain access. If the problem still persists or facing any issue call on helpline number of MSN customer care service support team toll-free and get quick help.