1. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 324
    Windows 10 Pro x86 and x64 dual boot
       29 Jul 2015 #1

    Account device limit reached


    Not sure where to put this but I have just received an email from ms saying I have reached the device limit for my ms account after installing win 10. On the list is a vm which I have removed and a 64 bit version of win 8.1 which is on another account. What is this all about says I am limited in the store.
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  2. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 324
    Windows 10 Pro x86 and x64 dual boot
       29 Jul 2015 #2

    Just got another email saying the same thing but to my main account where there is only one machine listed which is an insider version of win 10 , what the heck is going on?
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  3.    29 Jul 2015 #3

    banger said: View Post
    Just got another email saying the same thing but to my main account where there is only one machine listed which is an insider version of win 10 , what the heck is going on?
    Log into OneDrive and check the list of PC's you have installed W10 on since becoming an insider, then just delete a few, (or all)

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  4. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 324
    Windows 10 Pro x86 and x64 dual boot
       29 Jul 2015 #4

    Been trying to get an answer from ms answer tech but no luck will have a look at my account on one drive both email came within seconds of activation of my retail machine.
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  5. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 324
    Windows 10 Pro x86 and x64 dual boot
       29 Jul 2015 #5

    The link given in the email was accounts.microsoft.com/devices/store and its still there. I added one account for remote desktop use for windows insider but its still showing, it shouldnt be there. MS tech told me to ignore the email.
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  6. Joined : Sep 2014
    Posts : 309
    Windows 10 PRO 64Bit
       29 Jul 2015 #6

    I think you got good advice, ignore the e-mail. I deleted a bunch of laptops and virtual machines. I guess Mother does not like it when you just delete the virtual machines or reformat your laptop SSD.
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