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Newly created accounts, not appearing at login screen

  1. #11

    Posts : 14
    Windows 8.1

    Seems a number of other users are having a similar issue.....
    Cannot see a newly created user account on sign-on screen and - Microsoft Community

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  2. #12

    Posts : 21,860
    64-bit Windows 10

    The December Windows Updates had a few bugs. You might double check to make sure that you have all updates installed to be sure the patch for them is installed as well.

    Afterwards, see if you still have this issue by creating a new test account.
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  3. #13

    Posts : 1
    Windows 8.1

    Im having same issue ... has anybdy sorted it out ... a solution other than refresh or reset as Im using my win 8.1 for over an year with lots of applications/email client etc...
    I have tried the following ...
    1. sfc /scannow (no problem found, tried in safe mode also)
    2. Tried but no luck

    Admin working perfectly... Also found that an important update "Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 Update 1 (KB2932965)" which is not installing ... (shows installed but after checking update again.. it shows up again and ask to install) ....
    So I am uninstalling whole VS 2013 package and see what happen?
    If anybody has a solution to this problem (other than refresh/reset)... plz let me knw
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