Windows 10: Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14986 for PC Insider

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  1. Posts : 26,873
    Triple boot - Win 10 Pro, Win 10 Pro Insider (2) - (and a sprinkling of VMs)
       01 Jan 2017 #801

    Kari said: View Post
    Strange, Settings app works perfectly with every other action, but selecting Accounts, Settings simply closes. I have no way to use Settings to manage users.

    Everything else can luckily be done from elevated Command Prompt, but I would need to switch one local user to Microsoft account, which can only be done Settings as far as I know.

    I think it's time for a repair install.
    Just curious, Kari. Does this still work?

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  2. Posts : 16,540
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       01 Jan 2017 #802

    f14tomcat said: View Post
    Just curious, Kari. Does this still work?

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  3. Posts : 26,873
    Triple boot - Win 10 Pro, Win 10 Pro Insider (2) - (and a sprinkling of VMs)
       01 Jan 2017 #803

    Cliff S said: View Post
    Are you Robert Plant?
    Only when trying to climb the stairs......
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  4. Posts : 16,540
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       01 Jan 2017 #804

    f14tomcat said: View Post
    Only when trying to climb the stairs......
    Yeah, stairs seem to multiply by +1 or +2 every year
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  5. Posts : 12,407
    Windows 10 Pro
       01 Jan 2017 #805

    f14tomcat said: View Post
    Just curious, Kari. Does this still work?
    Yes, Control Panel was OK. With it you can do everything else except add a user avatar and switch to Microsoft account. In my case the question was about both of these: I had just finished setting up this machine with additional user accounts I need in order to be able to use Windows with different languages. As always I set up new user accounts as local accounts to get preferred user profile names instead of five character abbreviations you get if new user is set up as Microsoft account.

    I then switch local accounts to Microsoft account. An example: doing it this way user Betty Ilana Tchaikovski with Microsoft Account email b.i.tchaikovski@SomeEmailProvider.com gets user profile named as Betty Ilana (or anything else she prefers) instead of Bitch which would be the user profile name if user account was created as Microsoft account.

    Short: I was not able to switch my additional user accounts to Microsoft account, and was not able to set profile avatars because those options are not available in Control Panel and Settings crashed as soon as Accounts was selected:

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    Repair install, once again, fixed my issue and I now have Microsoft accounts assigned to users Finnish, Swedish and German, plus profile avatars set to these and local Admin account:

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  6. Posts : 26,873
    Triple boot - Win 10 Pro, Win 10 Pro Insider (2) - (and a sprinkling of VMs)
       01 Jan 2017 #806

    Kari said: View Post
    Yes, Control Panel was OK. With it you can do everything else except add a user avatar and switch to Microsoft account. In my case the question was about both of these: I had just finished setting up this machine with additional user accounts I need in order to be able to use Windows with different languages. As always I set up new user accounts as local accounts to get preferred user profile names instead of five character abbreviations you get if new user is set up as Microsoft account.

    I then switch local accounts to Microsoft account. An example: doing it this way user Betty Ilana Tchaikovski with Microsoft Account email b.i.tchaikovski@SomeEmailProvider.com gets user profile named as Betty Ilana (or anything else she prefers) instead of Bitch which would be the user profile name if user account was created as Microsoft account.

    Short: I was not able to switch my additional user accounts to Microsoft account, and was not able to set profile avatars because those options are not available in Control Panel and Settings crashed as soon as Accounts was selected:
    Click image for larger version. 

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    Repair install, once again, fixed my issue and I now have Microsoft accounts assigned to users Finnish, Swedish and German, plus profile avatars set to these and local Admin account:
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    That looks unhealthily organized. You need to add a Simplified Chinese to all that, just to round it out!
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  7. Posts : 689
    WinX Pro x64 IP v14986
       01 Jan 2017 #807

    Lol @ Betty Ilana Tchaikovsky and the Microsoft 'way of making user account folders'!
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  8. Posts : 12,407
    Windows 10 Pro
       01 Jan 2017 #808

    johngalt said: View Post
    Lol @ Betty Ilana Tchaikovsky and the Microsoft 'way of making user account folders'!
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    Disclaimer:

    Sample name, nickname, Windows user profile name and email account name in my previous post are all fictitious. No identification with actual persons (living or deceased), ex-wives or mother-in-laws is intended or should be inferred.


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  9. Posts : 689
    WinX Pro x64 IP v14986
       01 Jan 2017 #809

    Kari said: View Post
    information   Information
    Disclaimer:

    Sample name, nickname, Windows user profile name and email account name in my previous post are all fictitious. No identification with actual persons (living or deceased), ex-wives or mother-in-laws is intended or should be inferred.


    Bwahahahahahahah!
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  10. Posts : 23,704
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16362
    Thread Starter
       02 Jan 2017 #810

    Update:
    #WindowsInsiders no builds today (Tues) or tomorrow (Wed).
    Last edited by Brink; 02 Jan 2017 at 17:01.
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