1. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 13
    Windows 10
       02 Sep 2016 #1

    Win 10 Password reset now can't log in- Microsoft account/pin


    I was stuck in a loop booting to safe mode. My user account is attached to a LIVE logon and a PIN instead of password. I followed a guide on how to reset the password. I did that but was still blocked so I was able to create a new user. Now I am unable to log in with my account because it says RPC failure. I think that's because it's no longer able to connect to Microsoft.

    How can I undo this and regain my access to that account?
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  2. Joined : Jun 2015
    UK
    Posts : 1,312
    Windows 10 Home x64 (Laptop), Windows 10 Pro x64 (Desktop)
       03 Sep 2016 #2

    Can you access your Microsoft account from another PC and check/reset your password from there?
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  3. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 13
    Windows 10
       05 Sep 2016 #3

    Steve C said: View Post
    Can you access your Microsoft account from another PC and check/reset your password from there?
    Password works from other PC's. I now can log in 80% of the time. Sometimes it gives me RPC errors. I tried to switch from a Microsoft account to a local account and it's throwing this error " your microsoft account wasn't changed to a local account 0x800004005"
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