How to recover deleted emails from Hotmail?

By | February 2, 2019

Webmail or email is one of the most common means of communication in today’s world. It is not only fast but also an extremely convenient way to send and receive messages in any part of the world.

Unlike the traditional way of sending letters, email is not only cheap but also very efficient in many ways. Your email account can store hundreds of messages which include the emails you send, messages you receive and the drafts you form but never send.

Moreover, all the attached files and media you send or receive through an email is all saved in the account history. Suffice to say; your email account works like a personal post office where all your activities and information are being recorded and saved.

Nowadays, almost everyone has started using email for communicative purposes. Moreover, in this fast pacing world where we have much more straightforward ways of communication such as Whats-app, Facebook, Instagram, etc.

However, email is still the most appropriate and professional means of communication, so it is widely used by everyone. Since technology is progressing to make the lives of people more manageable and easier, email is too equipped with advanced options to increase the feasibility of its use.

Here is a fun fact about Hotmail email account that if you delete any message mistakenly or purposely, or if your system crashes, you can still get your lost emails back.

If you are one of those users who is going crazy because they lost some important data, then do not fret over its loss because there is a way you can recover all of them.

Usually, Hotmail does not erase the messages you delete immediately but rather move them into a separate folder of “deleted messages.” Which an excellent option for accidentally deleted or older data!

Here is the step by step guide to help you restore all your deleted messages:

Log in your Hotmail account in which you want to restore messages.

Step 1- Once you are logged in, you will see a list of options under the heading of “Folders” on the left of your screen.
Step 2- you will see an option of “Deleted Items” on the bottom of the list.
Step 3- Right-click on the option of “Deleted Items.”
Step 4- After selecting the “Deleted Items,” a sub-list of options appears.
Step 5- An option of “Recover Deleted Items” appears on the bottom of the right-click menu list.
Step 6- A separate Hotmail page will pop up leading you to the recovery of messages.
Step 7- Any emails deleted in the previous 14 days will appear in the folder.
Step 8- Select the emails that you want to retrieve by clicking on the checkbox on the left of each email available in the trash folder.
Step 9- If you are unable to find your desired deleted messages, you can use the bar feature on top which is to search for specific emails.
Step 10- Click on the option of “Recover” which is on the top left corner of the screen.
Step 11- Click “OK” to retrieve all the selected emails.
There! You will regain access to your previously deleted email. Now you can go through, respond or use it as you may please.

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