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How to fix Outlook continually prompts for password issue

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Have you encounter the issue Outlook prompt continually asking for a password?

This may happen when you have multiple mailbox added to your Outlook. If this is what happened to you then check out the guide written below:

 

The Steps:

  1. Open Outlook and the security prompt asking for password shows up.

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  2. Click "More choices"
  3. Select "Use a different account"

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  4. Enter the username and password as per below format:

    username: "hotsite\<username>"
    password: "<Your Cloud password>"

    For example, 
    hotsite\kin.kwok
    Password

    MAKE SURE you included 'Hotsite\" in Username field.

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  5. Once you have finished entering your credentials, click "OK"
  6. If you have multiple mailbox associated to your Outlook, you will need to perform steps 2-5 again.
    MAKE SURE you keep an eye on which email address Outlook is signing you into, you MUST use the correct username and password for that account:

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  7. You can now access Outlook with no more prompts.
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