Exporting emails from Hotmail

I have been unable to find a way to export a folder from Hotmail with emails in it to my desk top.  I have tried using the "Import and Export" under the File menu.  Then check "Export to a File" and it takes me to a page with the choices: "Favorites, Feeds and Cookies".  What am I doing wrong?
 

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Last updated June 3, 2019 Views 2,162 Applies to:
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You are exporting from Internet Explorer which isn't a mail client but a browser.

If you want to export your Hotmail account to your desktop, then you'll need to configure your account in a mail client with export capabilities like Microsoft Office Outlook, Windows Live Mail or Thunderbird.

Robert Sparnaaij [MVP-Outlook]
https://www.howto-outlook.com
https://www.msoutlook.info

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