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Both local and live (microsoft) accounts?

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    Both local and live (microsoft) accounts?


    (win8.1) - is it possible to create and use both local and live (microsoft) accounts and alternate log into one or the other?

    I already have both a live account and an Administrator account.

    Thanks for any info.

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    Windows 3.1 > Windows 10


    yes, the problem is the PC log's in under the last user..
    Last edited by KYHI; 29 Jan 2015 at 00:27.
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    win8.1


    That seems tollerable for occasional use.

    I am assuming that I will have same env variables, desktop, and data (but not MS services - mail,...).

    Thanks,

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Both local and live (microsoft) accounts?
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