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Create Windows 10 Microsoft Account and Local Account

When you upgrade Windows 7 or 8 to Windows 10, your old account comes with you, but what about if you want to create Microsoft account or local account in the new operating system? Read on as we show you how.

Guide Steps
Part 1: How to create Windows 10 local account
Part 2: How to create windows 10 Microsoft account

Part 1: How to create Windows 10 local account

Methods 1: Steps to create Windows 10 local account with compmgmt.msc

Step 1: Open your computer and find the search box on the taskbar.

find the search box

Step 2: Input "compmgmt. msc" in the search box.

enter the computer management

Step 3: Enter the computer management, click Local User and Groups, and choose the Users.

choose the user

Step 4: Right-click in the space, choose the "New User" in pop-up options.

right click the new user

Step 5: Input the User name and Password. Finally, don't forget to click "Create" button.

create window 10 local account

Step 6: So you can see a new Windows 10 user local account in the right pane.

a new windows 10 local account

Method 2: Steps to create window 10 local account with command.

Step 1: Open your computer and find the search box on the taskbar.

find the search box

Step 2: Input "cmd" in the search box.

cmd command

Step 3: Right-click Command Prompt, and choose the "Run as administrator" in pop-up options.

run command prompt as administrator

Step 4: Click Yes on User Account Control dialog.

click yes

Step 5: Input the "net user abc (user name) 123 (user password )".

create windows 10 local account with command

Step 6: When you press the Enter key, the screen shows "The command completed successfully".

run ner user command successfully

Step 7: Input the "lusrmgr.msc" to check your new account.

check new windows 10 account

Step 8: Click Users.

click user

Step 9: Congratulations! You've successfully created a new local account.

successfully create local account

Part 2: How to create windows 10 Microsoft account

Step 1: Open explorer, and input "login.live.com" in the URL box.

input url

Step 2: Tap or click "sign up now" for a new Microsoft account.

click sign up now for a new microsoft account

Step 3: Fill in information, and use your favorite email address as your Microsoft account to sign in to all Microsoft services. Finally, click "Create account" button.

use favorite email address to create microsoft account

Step 4:  Back to your email and verify your email address.

verify your email address

Step 5:  Click OK.

verify successfully

Step 6:   Now, you've created Microsoft account!

successfully create windows 10 microsoft account

Summary:

So easy to create Microsoft account and local account in Windows 10. To get more information about local account and Microsoft account,please read the following articles.

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