How to Check Hotmail Junk Mail on Android | Step by Step (2021)

Hotmail is becoming very popular nowadays for android users. But, many people are facing some difficulties in checking Hotmail junk mail on their phone so In this article, I will be solving all your issues about Hotmail Junk and tell you how to access access Hotmail junk.

  • How to check Hotmail Junk mail on android? 1) Login to your Hotmail account
  • 2) Then open your Hotmail mailbox through the icon on the left hand of the screen.
  • 3) After that go to Settings<<Options.
  • 4) You will come across the Junk Email section, go through it and you will be able to find all your Junk mails there.

These 4 steps will easily make you get access to your Junk Mails in a few minutes.


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What is Hotmail?

Hotmail is the first email platform provided by Microsoft. It comes with the best facility features and services, the main reason why nowadays millions of people are using a Hotmail account worldwide.

But with mails comes junk mails, it is the point at which somebody continues sending you undesirable emails which can be extremely irritating.

There can be times when you would want to check that junk mails folder to make sure no important mail is mistakenly trapped there and for that very reason, we are here to explain you step by step on how to check Hotmail junk mail on your Android.

Other Problems You Might Face

Below are some other problems/issues and their solution that you might face while using Hotmail.

How to turn on the Junk mail option in your Hotmail?

A frequently asked question is how we can turn on the Junk Mail option in our Hotmail as people are often faced with the problem of their inbox being flooded with irrelevant emails. The process is simple:

  • Go to the Settings gear icon of your mail account.
  • Click on the View all settings that you will find at the bottom of the menu.
  • Then go to Mail and then on the option of Junk Email.
  • After that type, a sender’s email address or domain into the text box in the Safe sender’s area.
  • Press Add<<click Save at the top.

How do I stop emails from going to junk mail?

If you are a person who is not willing to send their mails to the Junk, this question will definitely solve your query. All you have to do is go to the Junk and then the Junk email option which you can find in the Delete group of the Home tab. 

As the Junk mail dialog box opens, go to the options tab. There check the option No Automatic Filtering and whether the mail from blocked senders is still moved to the Junk E-mail folder option or not.

How do you Unjunk an email in Outlook?

Another query that arises quite often is when people’s important mail sometimes mistakenly lands into the Junk mails section. I can sense the kind of worry people face after that but by following a few simple steps you can unjunk your mails. Cool Right!

If you find a message that isn’t junk, drag it back to the Inbox or any folder. You can also mark the item as not junk by doing the following: Click Home > Junk > Not Junk.

How to block unwanted emails in Hotmail?

Many people face the problem of unwanted emails in their Hotmail which not only shifts the focus from the important ones but also disturbs the professional work setup. Hotmail also provides the feature of taking care of such unwanted mails. 

All you have to do is first open your Hotmail mailbox and click on the Options located at the upper-right corner of the page. Then you have to select the More Options and under the Preventing junk email, option, click the Safe and blocked senders option. 

After that press, the Blocked senders option and enter the email address or domain on the box labeled ‘Blocked email address or domain’ and Click Add to list.

How do I retrieve deleted junk mail from Hotmail?

Another mistake that people often commit is deleting the important Junk mail from their Hotmail account. If the mail was extremely important this can be a scary situation, but Hotmail provides a solution for that as well after all we all are human beings and human beings can commit mistakes right!

  • Go to the top of the message list
  • Select the option to Recover items deleted from this folder.
  • Select the items you want to recover and select the Restore option. Now you might be wondering where do the recovered items go? So different categories of things go to different places. Your messages will go to your inbox, the calendar items will go to your calendar, the Contacts will go to the contacts folder. and the tasks will end up in your tasks folder.

How to Delete Hotmail Account?

To delete a Hotmail / Outmail account on android, follow these steps:-

  • Login to your Hotmail Account
  • Click on our profile picture located at the top right then click on
  • my account
  • Now click on the Security tab, now choose more security options
  • Then Microsoft will ask us to put a cell phone number to use as security but we can also put an email so tap the drop-down arrow and enter your email.
  • Then select your country.
  • In the phone number option, type your phone number to verify, we can choose to have the code sent by text or call click.
  •  Now, activate all the boxes by clicking to confirm that you agree with all the terms and conditions of deleting the Hotmail account.
  • Click on “Select a Reason” and select the reason why you want to delete your account.
  • Then click on ‘Mark Account for Closure’
  • Now, your account is deleted, however, you can recover your account within 60 days if your mind changes, and after 60 days your account will be permanently deleted.
If you want to recover your account, then you can watch this video:-


Hotmail is a useful service from Microsoft and over the years it has gained a lot of users. Users can easily send or receive files and documents in the shortest time with the help of a Hotmail account making it a perfect way to communicate both formally and informally. 

In this article, I have tried to cover all the common questions users often face. Junk mails can be a huge distraction but Hotmail provides us with all the features to handle them in the best possible manner. 

Was I able to answer all your queries, would you like to add something, if Yes! I would love to hear from you in the comments section and for more content like this stay tuned.


Hii, I am Aaditya Sharma founder of Exblogging. I am a tech-savvy, blogger, content writer, freelancer, and hobby gamer. I spend most of my time browsing the web and trying to learn something new.

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