1.    01 Jul 2015 #1
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 1
    Windows 8.1

    How can I reset the sync data in Windows 10 ?


    Hello,
    Excuse me my bad english.
    I have an issue with MS Account and Windows 10.
    When the first official build was available, I made an install. But I made a mistake with my username. Instead of typing Leonardo, I typed Leona.
    With that, I got folders like /users/leona and others.

    Well, today I made a clean install of the latest build (iso 10130) but after I logged with my MS Account, I checked the users folders and the wrong name is there again.

    How can I reset my sync data and to remove this wrong name ?
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    01 Jul 2015 #2
    Join Date : Sep 2014
    Nashville, TN
    Posts : 3,143
    Windows 10 Pro

    The user profile name has nothing to do with Sync settings.

    If you create your account as a Microsoft account, the account name is truncated to 5 letters. To work around this, you can create a local account first, then switch the account to an MSA account.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  3.    01 Jul 2015 #3
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 24,454
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17017

    Hello Leo, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    In addition.

    If you like, you could switch that account to a local account.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/5...dows-10-a.html

    Afterwards, add a new Microsoft account to your Windows 10 with your email address and username you wanted instead.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/5...dows-10-a.html
      My ComputersSystem Spec

 


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
User Accounts Turn On or Off Sync Settings for Microsoft Account in Windows 10
How to Turn On or Off Sync Your Settings in Windows 10 When sync is turned on, Windows keeps track of the settings you care about and sets them for you on all your Windows 10 devices that you sign in to with your same Microsoft account. You...
Tutorials
Apps & Features Choose Folders for OneDrive Selective Sync in Windows 10
How to Choose Folders for OneDrive Selective Sync in Windows 10 OneDrive is a cloud-based storage service where you can view, browse, upload, and share the files you saved online to OneDrive.com. When you save files to OneDrive, the files are...
Tutorials
SMS and Call sync Windows 10
Hello to all of you guys I was wondering, could we expect from Microsoft to see anything like synchronizing GSM SMS and calls from our phones( for example Win Phone 10, but also and other mobile platforms) with new Windows 10. Something like...
General Support
No Start Menu and App Sync for Windows 10
Read more: No Start Menu and App Sync for Windows 10 | Windows 10 content from SuperSite for Windows How to Turn On or Off Sync Your Settings in Windows 10
Windows 10 News
Customization Create Sync your settings Shortcut in Windows 10
How to Create a "Sync your settings" Shortcut in Windows 10 In Windows 10 you can sync your theme, apps, Internet Explorer settings, passwords, language preferences, Ease of Access, and other Windows settings so they are used across all your...
Tutorials
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:44.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums