Windows 10: account access for apps

  1.    27 Jan 2016 #1

    account access for apps


    Hi all, my son has a windows tablet which i activated using my existing windows live account. I have downloaded him some games to play but it seems he can only access these when he is logged in as me. Is there anyway that i can give him access to all of his games etc when logged in as himself. I do not want him to always log in as me, as he will have full access to all of my private stuff such as email and family safety etc. Thanks
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    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1703 Build 15063.447
       27 Jan 2016 #2

    From the title I am assuming these are games downloaded from the Windows Store? I think he will have to download these himself when he is logged in in order to have them set up on his own account. I believe the store apps get associated with the user who downloaded rather than all users on the device.
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  3.    27 Jan 2016 #3

    thanks for your reply. the apps are windows xbox free games. I am thinking i need to uninstall them and then reinstall under his account.....grrr that is annoying
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