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How do I change between Microsoft account and local account?

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#1 bomiller


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Posted 07 January 2014 - 02:58 PM

In order to access my office wi-fi I am tolf I must have a local account--how do I do that?


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#2 Greg62702


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Posted 07 January 2014 - 05:03 PM

You would most likely need a Pro version of Windows 8 if they use a Domain.  Then you would need to talk to your IT person, to allow your machine on the company network.  As for your question, you do it from the Profile in the Metro Screen.  This actual question that you posted is in the FAQ on microsoft.com for the Windows 8 page.

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Posted 07 January 2014 - 07:32 PM

Are you sure they didn't mean a local account on your office network? There should be no reason you need a local account to access the wireless (unless the wireless is using "Radius). If you have used a Windows live sign in ID to sign into your computer before you can sign in without being connected to the interenet. Then you can connect to the wireless. 

Edited by Sneakycyber, 07 January 2014 - 07:32 PM.

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