1.    17 Aug 2016 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2016
    Posts : 2
    windows 10

    Latest Windows 10 update loses my PIN number!


    I have Windows 10 installed and have just received an update. Now it will not allow me to access Windows 10 using my PIN number. I can access by using my password but when I try to reset the PIN number it will not allow me to do so as it will then not accept the password already used to start Windows 10. How do I unlock this situation?
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  2.    17 Aug 2016 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 23,705
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16362

    Hello dmayne, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    You might see if you may be able to remove the PIN instead, then add it back afterwards.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/6...dows-10-a.html
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  3.    18 Aug 2016 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2016
    Posts : 2
    windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Many thanks


    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    Hello dmayne, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    You might see if you may be able to remove the PIN instead, then add it back afterwards.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/6...dows-10-a.html
    I am so grateful. I had been trying to change rather than delete and reapply the PIN. I was worried that I would lose all access to my computer.
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  4.    18 Aug 2016 #4
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 23,705
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16362

    You're most welcome. I'm glad it could help.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

 


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