How to add a Windows Live account in Windows Phone 7

You will be required to add a Windows Live account in Windows Phone 7. When signing in to your Windows Phone 7 with a Windows Live ID you will be for an activation code.

To do so:

  • Press the Start button, flick left to the App list, tap Settings, and then tap email & accounts.
  • Tap Add an account > Windows Live.
  • If you haven’t signed in with a Windows Live ID yet, the Before you sign in screen appears. On this screen, tap Next.
  • Tap the Windows Live ID box, and then type your Windows Live ID.
  • Tap the Password box, and then type your Windows Live password.
  • Tap Sign in.
  • After tapping Sign in you’ll be able to see the same “Activation Required” screen, where you can enter your new activation code and tap activate.

That’s it!

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Anand Khanse aka HappyAndyK is an end-user Windows enthusiast, a Microsoft MVP in Windows, since 2006, and the Admin of TheWindowsClub.com. Please read the entire post & the comments first, create a System Restore Point before making any changes to your system & be careful about any 3rd-party offers while installing freeware.

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  1. How do I change the live account on my phone? I can’t seem to modify it.

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