Windows 10: Why does my user keep asking me to "sign into my microsoft account"?

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  1.    08 Mar 2016 #11

    I have already verified my account once though - I don't have the "verify" link on the accounts page in settings
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       08 Mar 2016 #12

    KeithJB said: View Post
    I have already verified my account once though - I don't have the "verify" link on the accounts page in settings
    Keith did you try option #2 ...... then go to the 3rd choice check that option out , on the tutorial please.



    3. Enter the code you received, check the I sign in frequently on this device. Don't ask me for a code. box, and click/tap on Submit.
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  3.    08 Mar 2016 #13

    ok well I signed in but it didn't ask for a code because I've previously told it to trust but then I looked at the security settings per option 3 and when I wanted to go to security, it wanted to send me a code so I got one and entered it and told it to trust this device again. Maybe that has fixed it? I didn't do the step of removing all trusted devices in option 3 but I could....
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       08 Mar 2016 #14

    KeithJB said: View Post
    ok well I signed in but it didn't ask for a code because I've previously told it to trust but then I looked at the security settings per option 3 and when I wanted to go to security, it wanted to send me a code so I got one and entered it and told it to trust this device again. Maybe that has fixed it? I didn't do the step of removing all trusted devices in option 3 but I could....
    Well just see if that fixes this problem. Maybe resetting ,like you just did will work. If this doesn't work Keith, I'm just about out of idea's.
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  5.    08 Mar 2016 #15

    Does it matter if I'm using Chrome and not Edge as my browser?
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       08 Mar 2016 #16

    KeithJB said: View Post
    Does it matter if I'm using Chrome and not Edge as my browser?
    No Keith, I NEVER use Edge, I either use Chrome, or IE11. Chrome is faster thou.
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       08 Mar 2016 #17

    Keith We just got NEW updates today, check your Windows for these new updates, maybe they will help fix your problem??
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  8.    08 Mar 2016 #18

    ok, I installed the latest updates for the 1511 upgrade so I have the latest now. will have to see again...
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