Check hotmail username availability

Our free Hotmail username availability Checker Tool allows you to check your username for availability in Hotmail. It will instantly check and show you whether the username is available for registration or not. A quick and easy way to find a suitable username for your purposes.Type only letters, numbers, periods (.), and underscores(_), between 1 to 60 characters, then press Enter and you will immediately see the result.

How to check Hotmail username availability using Nametool's Hotmail checker?

We create our Hotmail username availability checker tool to help you to find a unique Hotmail username. This tools also have a feature of downloading your searched results. Here the steps....

To check availability first type your username into the 'TEST Username' section.

Then click the TEST USERNAME button to test the Hotmail username's availability. You will see the results within 1-2 seconds just under the type field section. You can repeat this process to generate multiple Hotmail usernames.

After you have generated Hotmail usernames you can easily download it through the CSV or TXT button which is just below your results section.

Type a username and click the test username button.

Nametool's Hotmail username and email address availability checker tools

**Important: Hotmail username must be at least 4 to 30 characters. Only the a-z, 0-9, dot (.) and underscore ( _ ) is allowed.

Here the example image of the results screen.

Nametool's Hotmail username and email address availability checker tools result screen

Here is an example of the results download option.

Nametool's Hotmail username and email address availability checker tools result download option

How can I check if Hotmail username available?

If the Hotmail username available then you’ll get a message like "available" on the screen.

How can I check if a Hotmail account is valid and exists?

If there’s a Hotmail Account, you’ll get a message like “Not available”

How to choose the best username for a new account in Hotmail?

First of all, check your real name or surname or combination of both for use as a username, if the name and surname are meet, then you are really lucky because most often the real names are taken by other users. If you can not find a beautiful and memorable address that will be ideal for business correspondence with partners and colleagues then try adding your company name, post or city name for your account. You also can pick up the address containing the nickname that you received from friends or a nickname in a computer online game.

Here I list some tips for choosing a great Hotmail username:

1) Use you date of month, eg: Jonhmay , MikeJuly

2) Use underscore (_) and dot (.). eg: John.Smith or my_name

3) Use your country , eg: Johnuk, Mikeusa

4) Use you hobbies or professions, eg:

If you only need an anonymous or one-time Hotmail account, it makes no sense to come up with a beautiful address, just type randomly until a green result popup. Make sure to download it if you plan to receive emails because such accounts are difficult to remember, but they are useful for anonymity, great for registering on sites when you don’t want to share your main account with your friends.

How to check Hotmail username availability manually or using

If for some reason you don't or can't use our tool then you also can use Hotmail's official to check for Hotmail username availability. The process is not simple, you will get frustrated if you try this option for a long time.

First, On Chrome(browser), open an Incognito tab and then go to

After that, click on "Create free account" to test a username.

Now, Type an username on the user name field and click on any other fields.

If that username is not available then you will see a red cross warning icon.

And if it is available then you will a see a similar screen like the image down below.