6th December 2009, 18:04 #1
How to know which server your Hotmail account is on?
As we already know that Hotmail have millions of users from all over the world and the user accounts of these users are spread over numerous servers. If any body wants to know that which server is hosting their user account and here is way to do this. This will help at the time of maintenance which Hotmail does sometimes then they mention this thing at their blog with server name that some particular server is under maintenence or experiencing some problem and we can easily get to know whats esxactly the problem in case we face some problems regarding hotmail services.
Simply hover you mouse over any of the links under Related places present at the bottom left hand corner and check out the status bar.
Or see the address bar where you get a web address similar to given below:
In this URL, address is somewhat like this as:
So here the server for this hotmail account is snt114.
Source: How to determine which server you are on??
6th December 2009, 18:35 #2
Thank you Arnvid that was really interesting
6th December 2009, 19:03 #3
Thank You Arvind
It's totally new to me, its long since I got informative post.
7th December 2009, 06:02 #4
Very useful and informative, also new one for me...thanks arvind
7th December 2009, 16:55 #5
Thanks for the information.
7th December 2009, 23:39 #6
Mine server name is:
And what about yours....
please reply with you server names so that we know that how many different server's users are here....
8th December 2009, 01:21 #7
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9th December 2009, 18:03 #10
Recently Microsoft suffered from some technical difficulties in their servers and i faced it while logging to my live account.
Now the hotmail's account server of my account is changed to