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  1.    07 May 2017 #11
    Join Date : Aug 2016
    S/E England
    Posts : 4,490
    10 Home x64 (1709) (10 Pro on 2nd pc)

    For me nothing I tried worked. Microsoft accounts were not involved as I don't have one.

    I tried changing passwords, setting a blank password and creating a new local admin account (with and without a password). All had no trouble logging into Windows - none were accepted by the recovery environment.
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  2.    07 May 2017 #12
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Posts : 2,457
    W10 Pro + W10 Preview

    A somewhat confusing M$ explanation....
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