1.    09 Jan 2016 #1
    Join Date : Oct 2015
    United Kingdom
    Posts : 13
    Windows 10 Pro 64-Bit

    Cant Switch to local account


    Hello so when i first got windows 10 i had a local account and used it as normal then for some reason i added my microsoft account and now everytime i log in i need to use the microsoft account, just now i tried to switch it to the local account and i got this error any ideas?
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  2.    09 Jan 2016 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 25,665
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17046

    Hello Jay,

    Double check to make sure that the Microsoft Account Sign-in Assistant service is enabled, set to manual, and started. Afterwards, see if you may be able to switch to a local account.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/4...dows-10-a.html
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  3.    09 Jan 2016 #3
    Join Date : Oct 2015
    United Kingdom
    Posts : 13
    Windows 10 Pro 64-Bit
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    Hello Jay,

    Double check to make sure that the Microsoft Account Sign-in Assistant service is enabled, set to manual, and started. Afterwards, see if you may be able to switch to a local account.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/4...dows-10-a.html
    i tried this and still same error
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