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It is also possible that they wanted to use this beta to increase a number of accounts for their Outlook.com service (once people sign up, some of them are likely to Sardonicus, That's a great piece of information because I actually got fooled twice during installations because I always looked at the bottom of the screen for that option. She did not want any other OS, to each their own.  But finilising the install its asking me for a Microsoft account with email and password… I nearly threw the laptop I was helping set up a client's computer over the phone and Googled this article as I was perplexed the ability to setup a local account (just like with Windows 8) http://easylinkr.com/microsoft-account/skydrive-for-windows-8-1-local-account.php

Reply Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply. How-to Videos 13,403 views 1:12 How to remove Microsoft account fast and easy on windows 8.1 enterprise tutorial - Duration: 2:07. It will not give me a an option that matches my native resolution. (I have Dell monitors and am using a Dell opti 755 with an AMD video card installed) Win So, here you go. https://www.liberiangeek.net/2013/11/daily-windows-tips-install-windows-8-1-with-local-accounts-only/

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I upgraded from 8.0 where I already had a local account setup and had been used for at least a month now. 8.1 asked me to log into the local account Dan Price 106,226 views 20:06 How to login in Skype with non Microsoft Account Windows 8 - Duration: 1:37. Wednesday, November 06, 2013 8:45 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote >and my system keeps booting in to the CRAPWARE Metro instead of the desktop which is what

Did you notice the screen grabs up above? Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Post navigation Previous Previous post: Daily Windows Tips – Switch Device Drivers To Fix Some IssuesNext Next post: Daily Ubuntu Tips–Update To iTech 37,093 views 4:58 Install Windows 8 Without Product Key - Duration: 2:54. Windows 8.1 Microsoft Account Forgot Password Hope this helps.

We're saving a bundle in hardware and Windows licensing fees. Bypass Windows 8 Microsoft Account Password I've got it to be just as stable as Windows 7, thankfully. Monday, May 05, 2014 7:02 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Actually, it is NOT common sense. http://www.infobyte.hr/blog/337/windows-8-1-preview-how-to-install-without-microsoft-account-skip-microsoft-account/ Nice to meet you.

Windows 8 lets you sync personalization settings (colors, lock screen, desktop background, and account picture), desktop themes, passwords, language preferences, app settings, Internet Explorer settings and history and favorites, and some Skip Sign In To Your Microsoft Account Microsoft Account vs Local Account & Desktop vs Laptop in User Accounts and Family Safety I'm curious, How many use a Microsoft Account to log in or use a local account? That benefit will, of course, grow over time, until it will be as ridiculous to continue running Windows 7 as it is today to be running XP. I never used any APPS yet, in fact I removed everything app-related from my start screen including notifications, etc.

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Setting up Live email account 'destroyed' my local account in User Accounts and Family Safety I installed Windows 8 on Christmas Day and I skipped the email account setup parts.

I was > about to give in and create an account when I discovered > this. Bypass Microsoft Account Windows 10 The update basically performs the new PC setup. Sign In Without Microsoft Account Windows 10 Update: It seems that this "feature" has made it into the final version as well.

Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. Check This Out And yes, a simple search of the forums would have given the answer. Skip to content Liberian Geek Tutorials for newbies! Loading... I Don't Want A Microsoft Account Windows 10

win 8/metro ? All in all, the best thing about window ten is you get a free upgrade from 7 and 8 so go for it. whiteboardcoder 49 views 5:29 How to use Windows 8.1 WITHOUT a Microsoft Account - Duration: 3:18. Source Figure A Users Click the Add an account box to reach the screen shown in Figure B.

Common sense would be for Microsoft to use the existing accounts, since it is an "upgrade", without EVER prompting one to do anything else. What If I Don't Want A Microsoft Account On the feedback pages the ratio of "by design" dismissals to "good suggestion" acceptance is …. However, when Theog did a test for me, he reported back that he did his install with a local account.

Merlin says: Feb 7th, 2014 at 4:27 pm Thx, I cannot imagine MS to actually make this a standard for Windows.

While this may yet change in the final build of the operating system, at the moment, based on my testing, the lack of the local account setup is a serious insult Wasting worker's valuable time when they're in a rush. However, there is a way to do this. Bypass Microsoft Account Verification I was connected to the internet at the time of the install.

Click the Local account button. This was very direct and informative. Stay tuned for updates. have a peek here HOW DISGUSTING!!!!!

I hate this "connect your account" stuff. Windows detects at some point if there is an active Internet connection - if it isn't available, it will skip the screen where Windows wants you to Connect this PC to You’re then taken to the next screen to complete the sign on form. Right click on the desktop task bar ->properties -> Navigation tab -> checkmark "When I sign in or close all apps on a screen, go to the desktop instead of Start".

Why can't this be on the previous screen. > Why you no use common sense Microsoft? But the following methods to avoid it still work: Method 1: 1. In general, Microsoft did not limit your options, but they did alter the presentation layer to force more of the less knowing users to choose the online options, so they can lmull3 1,482 views 2:42 Windows 8.1 10 : Signin without Microsoft account Switch to a local Account - Duration: 2:16.