Windows 8 Windows 8 Tip: Convert a Local Account to a Microsoft Account

Discussion in 'Live RSS Feeds' started by News, Jun 15, 2012.

  1. News

    News Extraordinary Robot
    News Feed

    Jun 27, 2006
    Likes Received:
    By Paul Thurrott
    With Windows 8, its preferable to sign into your PC with a Microsoft account—or what we still call a Windows Live ID—to take advantage of SkyDrive-based settings sync and deep integration with several new Metro-style apps and other capabilities. But if you signed in with a local account for whatever reason, you can still take advantage of Windows 8’s Microsoft account integration. You just need to convert the local account.

    Source: Paul Thurott's SuperSite for Windows

Share This Page