1. Joined : Jan 2016
    Sweden
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    windows10
       29 Jan 2016 #1

    user account windows 10


    in windows 10 one can use either local or Microsoft account . which is the preferable account to use ?
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  2. Joined : Nov 2015
    Posts : 1,818
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1607 Build 14393.693
       29 Jan 2016 #2

    Hello and welcome to Ten Forums

    This tutorial has a good comparison of the local vs the Microsoft account:

    Local Account - Switch to in Windows 10

    I use a Microsoft account because of the way it syncs my settings automatically across all the PCs I use.
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  3. Joined : Aug 2015
    Maine
    Posts : 20,903
    Windows10Pro 64Bit on 2 DeskTop Computers
       29 Jan 2016 #3

    samabba said: View Post
    in windows 10 one can use either local or Microsoft account . which is the preferable account to use ?
    1st off, Welcome to Windows 10 forum samabba!! I personally prefer using my MS account, works best for me. But here is a link for you to read that will show you the differences between the 2, maybe this will help you decide.
    Local Account or Microsoft Account - How to Tell in Windows 10
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