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Changing a microsoft password to a pin number in windows 1

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    Changing a microsoft password to a pin number in windows 1

    Good evening all.
    Recently I installed windows ten on my Acer 8.1 laptop,I have a Microsoft password for signing into windows 10 is there a way that I can change that password to a pin number.
    Was going to ask this question in the windows 10 forum but don't have a login as yet.
    Any help here Please.
    Many thanks.

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    Takes a minute to setup a login

    PIN - Add to your Account in Windows 10
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    Thank You Very much.
    Just what the doctor ordered.
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    Glad I could help.
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Changing a microsoft password to a pin number in windows 1
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