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Windows Eight Account Switched Won't Save Settings

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    Windows Eight Account Switched Won't Save Settings


    I've been running windows eight for around nine months now, and today it decided to remove all my apps and customizations on my computer. This normally wouldn't be a problem, as i could just re-install them, however, every time I log off or power down, the apps and any other costomization resets to the default start up screen, and i lose the majority of my desktop icons. I've attempted a system restore and a system refresh with no luck. dose anybody have any insight on this?

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    Well, i discovered the actual issue. For whatever reason my PC decided to make a second user file from a Microsoft account without telling me. I can still access the old files from C:\users\ (-old account-)\ however, i can still not access the store or any apps i had before this happened.
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Windows Eight Account Switched Won't Save Settings
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