When you create a user account, you can choose between two types of accounts either a local account for that PC or a Microsoft account, which works on all the Windows 10 PCs you use. Microsoft recommend using a Microsoft account.
If you don’t want to use password each time you log-in, you can use local user account. To create new local account follow the below steps:
- Press Windows + R key and type netplwiz and hit enter.
- When you create a user account, you can choose between two types of accounts: a local account for that PC or a Microsoft account, which works on all the Windows 8.1 and Windows RT 8.1 PCs you use. We recommend using a Microsoft account..
- Click or tap on Add.
- Click or tap on Sign in without Microsoft account.
Click on Local account and enter the details (don’t give any password).
Click OK and sign out from the current account and sign into new created account.
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