1. Joined : Dec 2015
    London
    Posts : 4
    Windows
       27 Dec 2015 #1

    locked out of win10 using MS account


    hi all
    i have recently upgraded from Win8.1 to Win 10 and I used the MS account to login
    but now it does not let me login anymore, i did a pw reset for my MS account already and can login to my MS account from any device but the message showing when I use my MS account pw to login to my win10 laptop:
    cannot verify account you are offline, use the offline pw to login,
    even when connected to the internet, how can i get rid of this stupid MS account and login with a local admin.
    i do not have a win10cd i did the upgrade online.
    thanks for your help, much appreciated
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  2. Joined : Jun 2014
    Posts : 345
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 32-bit 10586
       27 Dec 2015 #2

    Try this tutorial from TenForums see if it helps
    Sign in User Account Automatically at Windows 10 Startup
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  3. Joined : Dec 2015
    London
    Posts : 4
    Windows
       27 Dec 2015 #3

    thank you I will try this
    will never use my MS account again.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  4. Joined : Dec 2015
    London
    Posts : 4
    Windows
       27 Dec 2015 #4

    Hi sml156
    thanks for the message
    how can I access the netplwiz or regedit when I cannot login to my laptop
    how can I access the cmd which key should i use when start my laptop
    thank you

    sml156 said: View Post
    Try this tutorial from TenForums see if it helps
    Sign in User Account Automatically at Windows 10 Startup
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  5. Joined : Dec 2015
    London
    Posts : 4
    Windows
       27 Dec 2015 #5

    how can i get rid of the MS account login, i created an admin user but can not login with that user. thanks for your help

    sml156 said: View Post
    Try this tutorial from TenForums see if it helps
    Sign in User Account Automatically at Windows 10 Startup
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  6. Joined : Jun 2014
    Posts : 345
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 32-bit 10586
       28 Dec 2015 #6

    Try to add a user at a command prompt

    Follow this tutorial to open a command prompt when you boot he computer

    How to Open a Command Prompt at Boot in Windows 10
    Command Prompt at Boot - Open in Windows 10

    Then follow this tutorial to add a new user with administrator privilege's

    Add user with Command prompt
    User Account - Add in Windows 10
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