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Windows 8 - locked out

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    Posts : 6
    Windows 7

    Windows 8 - locked out


    I have a machine that only had a local account. After an update, I can't log in. It uses my email address as my user. When not connected to the internet, it states that I must sign in with the last password. When logged in, it tells me to log in with my Windows Live password.

    Last password used does not work.

    I never signed up for windows live with this email. I went to the windows website to try to log in with it and it said that no account exist with that email.

    Also, it keeps trying to install an update every time I restart.

    Is there anything I can do?

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  2. #2

    Posts : 3
    Windows 8

    Have you resolved this?
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