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Can't login Microsoft Account

  1. #1

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    Windows 8

    Can't login Microsoft Account

    Hi guys,

    I upgraded my windows 7 to windows 8, but after that I can't login with my user account(don't know the username?!) and I can't login using my Microsoft account, changed my password several times but it won't work. I also tried to create a new microsoft account and this won't work either.
    Windows 8 keeps saying that my password is incorrect.

    Some one knows why this is?


    Jordy van Outvorst

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  2. #2

    Posts : 1,308
    Windows 8 enterprise x64

    Hi, welcome to the forum, You forget you Windows user name or you Microsoft Account name ?
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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