Microsoft has recently announced using IMAP protocol that enables you to sync your emails both ways i.e. client side and server side and stays up-to-date. At the moment, Airmail doesn’t detect automatically the settings for Microsoft’s email platforms (Hotmail, Live) but, there is a way to do the configuration manually without any mess.
IMAP Protocol Manual Configuration
Incoming Server: imap-mail.outlook.com
Port: 993 SSL
Sending Server: smtp-mail.outlook.com
Port: 587 Start TLS
Above settings can be used for Hotmail, Outlook and Live. Please go to 'Add an Account' window
1. Enter your name and random email also enter your real password. Click on Add.
Voila! You’re good to go now! Click on Add. The account will be added.