I keep getting account deactivation emails - are these real?
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firstname.lastname@example.org sent me an email stating that if I don�t respond you folks will close/deactivate my Hotmail account. Is this true or a fraud. This is a copy of the email sent to me.
Our record indicates that you recently made a request to shutdown your e-mail and this request will be processed shortly.
If this request was made accidentally and you have no knowledge of it, you are advised to cancel the request now.
Cancal De-activation and sign back in to avoid automatic closure
However, if you do not cancel this request your account will be shutdown shortly and all your email data will be lost permanently.
Regards. Email Administrator.
Thank you for any insight. Please note that I had this email address for over 13 years and don't want to lose it.
Ben C. Castilla
TAN ELECTRICAL SERVICE commented
I received a threatened email which warned me that they will deactivate my email account.
Please help to clarify if this is real or not.
Message as below:
Customer service <email@example.com>
Your Services Agreement and Privacy Statement made clearer
On 5th November 2017, We are deactivating all email accounts that are not updated as we look forward to terminate all dormant accounts in our email service.
If you like to continue using your email address, Update your e-mail account below.
Confirm And Update Here
This is to reduce the number of dormant account.
�2017 Mail Service. All Rights Reserved.
Nick Kitchen commented
Hi there I have received an email saying I have TOS violation and my account will be deactivated.
Can you please confirm this and what has happened and how can this be fixed.
Thanks in advance Nick
Paul T. Davis commented
someone is fooling around with my email account and trying to deactivate it??
Hi someone send me msg to upgarde my outlook account within 24 hours otherwise my account has been deactivated . This msg was from MSN Team <firstname.lastname@example.org> what was it. please clear it.
I KEEP GETTING NUMEROUS MAILS SAYING ACCOUNT WILL BE DEACTIVATED.
KINDLY REQUEST YOU TO CONFIRM THE AUTHENTICITY FOR THE SAME.
I m receiving some mails saying that mu account will be deactivated if I won't logon from their mail .
What should I do? Is the mail sent is by outlook ?
I keep getting an email from a sender posing as Outlook team, that I have requested an account deactivation. I would like to confrim that I DID NOT request an account deactivation.
I received email from Hotmail Team that I need to respond or my account will be deactivated. I believe this is spam. Please confirm that this account is intact and will not be deleted.
I am getting a upgrade email that says it will deactivate my account... I believe its spam... can you confirm?
Jeffrey Glaser commented
YOUR MICROSOFT ACCOUNT WILL BE TERMINATED AFTER 48 HOURS
I've gotten two emails within 24 hours, the first of the two below. Phishing scam? Please let me know at once.
Mon 11/28/2016 7:32 AM
Microsoft Account Team
We received a request on 28/11/16 to deactivate your account. Please confirm this request to complete the deactivation process:
Yes, I would like to deactivate my account
No i didn't make this request, cancel deactivation request
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I received an email from "Outlook Team" saying that my account will be deactivated in 2 days. Can someone tell me how to find if this is the real "Outlook team". Thanks alot. From ng_eleanor@hotmail.
Here's what the mail says: "We Detected some malicious content (Virus) in your account. and received a request to permanently delete your account. Your account will be deactivated from the server soon and will be permanently deleted within 2 days.
If you did not request to delete your account, Click update Your Account to cancel the request and verify your password and security settings.
i keep getting emails saying my account will be "deactivated" i just assume they are some sort of fishing action....but wanted to check none the less....