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  1.    07 Aug 2016 #21
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 818
    Windows 10 Home

    Quote Originally Posted by whitebloodcell View Post
    Called Microsoft in the end. The solution was to temporarily convert to a local account (Settings->Accounts->Sign in with a local account instead), without setting a password for it (don't think it matters though) when it prompts you to create one. I created a new local account as I didn't have one previously. Restart the computer. Open up the Store and sign in with my Microsoft account (I was prompted to create a pin for my account when I did, again don't think you have to though). Switch the local account back to my Microsoft account (Settings->Accounts->Sign in with a Microsoft account instead). So the store issue is fixed, and hopefully the notification issue also. Haven't seen it in the 10 mins since I did the above.

    Hopefully this solution can help others.
    Glad to hear you have it sorted. If you have any more problems with your MS account in the future, just start a new thread. We can consider this issue closed.
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  2.    20 Aug 2016 #22
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 6
    Windows 10

    Quote Originally Posted by aardvark View Post
    Well, MS obviously thinks you all have a MS account that needs fixing. So, do any of you receive Insider Builds and/or sign into a specific app with a MS account login (like the Xbox app for example)? I use a local account (no login required) but I do login to certain apps as required:

    Attachment 94297
    I am having this same error message but on my 950xl running anniversary update (non-insider).

    what to do?
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  3.    21 Aug 2016 #23
    Join Date : Dec 2015
    Athens, Greece
    Posts : 65
    Windows 10 Pro x64 Version 1607

    Quote Originally Posted by bulls96 View Post
    I am having this same error message but on my 950xl running anniversary update (non-insider).

    what to do?
    Please take a look at this post. It has fixed the problem for me.
    repeating notification - Page 2 - Windows 10 Forums

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  4.    4 Weeks Ago #24
    Join Date : Feb 2016
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit

    It has absolutely nothing to do with your account. It has to do with Cortana and MS no being able to access all your contacts, camera, microphone, location, and advertising ID. If you turn any of these 'OFF' for a single app, or off completely, you will notified that your account needs to be fixed. When you click on the notification you will be asked for your PIN or password, after that it will reset all those privacy settings back to their default state, ALL OF THEM WILL BE ON.

    Follow the instructions in the notification. Reboot. The notifications will be gone. To get the notifications back you only need to turn off a single privacy option. Go to Settings/Privacy click on any of those categories and turn off ONE single setting, and the 'Fix your MS account notifications' will return after your next reboot.
    Last edited by Pofizaulf84; 4 Weeks Ago at 16:10. Reason: fixed spelling and clarified plurals
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