1.    05 Aug 2016 #1
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 114

    Creating a Local Account in Windows 10?

    Hi guys,

    When setting up Windows 10 to create a Local Account, do I need to have my Last Name there or can I have only my First name?

    I am only setting up a Local Account and NOT a Microsoft account.

    So can I enter my First name only when I create my local account or do I need to have my Last name as well.

    Please see image.

    I am the only one using my notebook.
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  2.    05 Aug 2016 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 15,662
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 14955

    Hello win10freak,

    You can enter whatever you like for the "user name" of your local account.

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