Windows 10: Can I set up an child account without an Microsoft account?

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  1.    10 Dec 2017 #11

    I thank you for the additional suggestions, but this is just not what I’m after...

    I was looking for a safe user account for my daughter so that she could start learning using a computer at her low age, but it is just too complicated. It will have to wait.
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  2.    10 Dec 2017 #12

    It might be worth checking out these 3rd party programs or keeping them on your radar.
    The best free parental control software 2017
    The best free parental control software 2017 | TechRadar
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       10 Dec 2017 #13

    Hoggorm said: View Post
    ...for my daughter so that she could start learning using a computer at her low age...
    My grandson was given his mum's old iPad when he was three. Less to break/misconfigure there, just a thought...
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  4.    11 Dec 2017 #14

    Bree said: View Post
    My grandson was given his mum's old iPad when he was three. Less to break/misconfigure there, just a thought...
    Yes, we've done the same. Windows was the next step :)
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  5.    11 Dec 2017 #15

    MeAndMyComputer said: View Post
    It might be worth checking out these 3rd party programs or keeping them on your radar.
    The best free parental control software 2017
    The best free parental control software 2017 | TechRadar
    Thank you. I do have a fairly ok Parental Control software included in my anti-virus Kaspersky. Never tested it though...
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