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How to correctly Add a Local Account to my PC


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#1 sportsfan1

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Posted 07 May 2017 - 06:42 AM

I sign into my PC with a Microsoft Account. I'd like to add a Local Account in my name as well as having the existing Microsoft Account  I have Windows 10 Home...Creators Update 1703. The guides Ive read  for creating another account on a PC is similar  but reads a bit differently to what I'm seeing on my PC. Has the wording changed in different Windows 10 Builds or something?
I see Settings/Accounts/Family and Other People-Other People/Add someone else to this PC. It then asks for an email or phone number. If I want to create a Local Account am I supposed to select I don't have this persons sign in information at the bottom of the page?..and then select Add a User without a Microsoft Account?

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#2 Rocky Bennett

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Posted 07 May 2017 - 01:35 PM

https://www.howtogeek.com/226540/how-to-create-a-new-local-user-account-in-windows-10/


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