It looks like someone else might be using your account: Outlook, SkyDrive, Xbox

If you see a message It looks like someone else might be using your account when you sign in to your Hotmail account then there are few things you need to know.

Microsoft has combined all the different platforms with one email account be it Xbox, OneDrive or Skype or the new Windows 10, everyone uses the one single account to access all the other platforms.

So there is a possibility that you have logged into your Hotmail account using a different device from a different location, that can trigger this message.

Why this Message?

The most common ones include you forgetting your password and repeatedly attempting to gain access to your account with the wrong password or to be reckless with your account’s security and ending up getting it hacked.

There is a high probability that your computer might be infected with virus and malware which have stolen your password and passed it onto the hacker.

There is one more possibility that can come up nowadays as we use multiple devices like Xbox, Outlook Phone App. Any geographical change in the login activity might trigger the Server as suspicious activity

It looks like someone else might be using your account
It looks like someone else is using your account

How to Fix this issue?

The only way to fix this issue is by verifying the identity which can be done by sending the code to the registered alternative email address or the phone number linked to the account.

If you don’t have access to any of the information, in that case, you can fill the online questionnaire to verify the identity

If even after following these steps you are not able to unlock your email account then you can contact us by clicking on Technician Help Form