Mac Mail app problem

Recently, I bought my first Apple computer. Instantly, I wanted to add my Gmail and Hotmail e-mails to the e-mail account, as I have on my iPhone. The problem is that my Hotmail email is my Apple ID, when I try to add the Hotmail account in the mail application I get a tat to say notification that the e-mail account already exists. When I enable messaging in iCloud parameters I keep on getting notification that he could not my mail and I should change my settings/iCloud mail preferences. Any help?

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I contacted Apple support, and we have found a solution to this problem. We had to disable the e-mail in iCloud and add account screen e-mail account hotmail but scroll down and select 'Add account' - the logo with the sign @. hope this helps someone who has this problem.

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