Ever wondered how Windows Live Mail Desktop connects to your hotmail?
The same way hotway does!
So, incase you have not figured out what I'm saying;
If you put your account into Windows Live Mail Desktop, it will tell Microsoft to unlock it for you.
After it does not matter what you use to connect to it!
I tried it in QEMU and it works great.
Although you do need XP with SP2 and Automatic updates enabled or you will get 'Error 1603' when installing WLMD.
That's very useful info. It demonstrates the complete opposite to my suspicions as expressed here: