This process only applies if your account was somehow blocked by Group Policies. Please get back to us with the above information in order to assist you accordingly. Traditionally speaking, people have always had to create a local user account when setting up the Windows operating system. Jan 9, 2016 I would like to use some of the features that require you to log in with a Microsoft account rather than my own local administrator account. Apr 14, 2016 My local admin account was converted into a Microsoft account , is there a way of reverse it? Jul 25, 2015 I recently installed windows 10 preview.
Nov 26, 2015 Whenever I sign in to my user account I get a blue window with a critical error message. I have tried turning all of these things off and then on, then rebooting and checking for updates. If removing it solves the problem then it is the end of it; if it is not, look for other solutions. You don't have to go back to W8. This will change or create a new password.
Solution 7: Look for Latest Updates Sometimes when you are having problems, it can be easily fixed by simply installing the new updates. So changing your password which I've seen posted on another blog , will not work, because it never lets you get that far. Now I no longer wish to be logged all the time with this Microsoft account, I even have another admin local account if I want to change but I would have a lot of work to make it look like as it was my original converted account. Oct 27, 2015 Now that there are no parental controls on local user accounts, I set up a Microsoft account for each of my children so that I can limit screen time and accessibility to websites. Solution 6: Check if your Account is Hacked You may think that is impossible, but you have no idea how many security risks are out there on the internet now. In that case try to find out the reason and search for the solution.
You need to make sure that you had saved any work that you have open on the computer already or else that will be lost since you are about to sign out of the Microsoft account that was open when you were doing that work. I am trying to configure my win 10, and do want to sign in with a microsoft account. I can log in to their local accounts and I can log in to their new Microsoft accounts, however, I cannot sign in to the Microsoft account from their local account I'm only assuming this is how to do it. In order to avoid such work I ask whether there is a way to convert let's call this way the Microsoft account back into my local account or is there a way of copying all the configurations to a new admin local account? It should then work However, if it doesn't work, unfortunately I don't know another way. Follow the on-screen prompts to get your security code. But just wondering if it will interfere with my Microsoft email Account? Furthermore, I cannot add my Microsoft account to Emails on windows button.
If there is a chance that your Microsoft account has been hacked, then make a thorough security check and find out. So, it goes without saying, if for any reason you are unable to enter your Microsoft account; it will is indeed tragic. To remove the account I go click the start menu, click my name, click change account settings, scroll down to accounts used by other apps, click my email, click remove, but nothing happens. When I click on that, again nothing happens at all. However, if you want your security to be the number one priority, then always do a longer password as they are much harder to hack the longer they get. How do I fix the Critical error? You can contribute to this tech article by leaving a comment below.
I have a problem that I can set up and log in to my account from my desktop but If I'm on my laptop and click on the blue sign in words it turn gray for my click then blue again. Previously I had a administrator local account that remained the same after windows 10 installation. Like if are blocked by Microsoft for some reason. It happens that days after I logged in with my Hotmail account to the Microsoft Store to download a couple of items and unbeknownst to me my local admin account was transformed into a Microsoft account. You then get a message about encryption and how the recovery key works. Regards Please remember to mark the replies as answers if they help, and unmark the answers if they provide no help.
I just need it gone. I can log into my account through the internet, but I still cant activate Cortana. Hi, I have recently downloaded Windows 10, so in order to activate Cortana and many other things I need to sign into my Microsoft account, however I cannot do this. Feb 10, 2016 I have a spare laptop which I am giving to my son,I use my Microsoft Account to log in and want to know how to remove the log in details from the laptop. I have posted about this and I have not heard from anyone. Please help, there more than a few of us with this problem.
I agree to my information being processed by TechTarget and its to contact me via phone, email, or other means regarding information relevant to my professional interests. This is exactly how I want it to be. It is very effective, fast and supports all versions of Windows that includes Windows 7,8,10 etc. Microsoft Account: You can use the link below as reference to resolve the issue you are facing with logging in your Microsoft Account and check if it helps. If it isn't possible to completely remove my Account is there a way to hide my Account and log in details. Open a second Microsoft Account with a different email address? Most people prefer shorter passwords here because the only people trying to hack into the account are the people in your home and office and not the general population online that has all sorts of bots trying to guess your passwords to get into your accounts.
At least one of them needs to be used at all times. It's working, thanks a lot!!! The following guide gives you all the details you need to get that done. The thing is you can only install applications from the Windows Store if you have a Microsoft account. This is working perfectly across both of my Win 10 users and both of my Win 7 users of my multi-boot desktop. So changing your password which I've seen posted on another blog , will not work, because it never lets you get that far.
My computer is using my microsoft account password on startup How do I get back in control of my password? This will reset the computer and you will have a fresh new account on start up. I successfully added my gmail but when trying add my Hotmail the same thing happens as before; a window opens up and says 'Soemthing went wrong'. I can't use my Microsoft account at all on this computer it seems anymore. Dec 3, 2015 I cannot find a link to change my password. Actually, Windows 10 gets updated automatically but in the past, you may have skipped a few updates which were actually important. The difference in security between a 4 digit password and an 8 digit password is much more than just double. I don't mind hacking the registry.