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My wife's hotmail account has been hacked and is sending out thos distress messages thet she is in a foreign country and needs help. She tried signing on but her password is not working. What to do?.

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Go to this link ...
https://account.live.com/password/reset

once there make a choice and follow the prompts

Once she can again access her account make certain that she changes her password to a stronger one composed of upper and lower case characters as well as some numbers and if possible other characters such as # ~ - _ . (I can't remember if hotmail allows such but she can try and if it doesn't it will indicate the password is no good)
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Been Hacked

Thanks, I will try that.

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kdrski...

Last week someone posted, who was in the same situation as your wife. You might find some helpful information within my response. Disregard the bottom of the post and read what I posted about Hotmail.

You can find the post here:
http://forums.cnet.com/7726-6132_102-5013375.html

Best of luck to her..
Carol

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