Refer to our guide for detailed information. Thanks and Regards Umesh P - Microsoft Support. You can find contact information for your location at support. You can always create a Microsoft account without your billing information. Select your country from the dropdown list of countries provided.
I tried several more times—nope, nothing, not even a process in the Task Manager. On the Settings screen, click on the Accounts option. The next step is to verify your new Microsoft User Account by clicking on the Verify Link See image below Once you click on Verify, Microsoft will send a confirmation code to your Gmail Account. At the bottom paragraph there is a hyperlink for creating a local profile. A Microsoft account is nothing but an account created to access and use Microsoft services such as , Hotmail, Live, and OneDrive.
While installing Windows 10, the setup offers you to sign in with a Microsoft account. From Office and Windows to Xbox and Skype, one username and password connects you to the files, photos, people, and content you care about most. Microsoft deleted this article and then refused to comment on its plans. We recommend making an online account via www. Note: if you use your current email address, make sure that this email works because you need to click a verification link. Why do I need an account? However, some either don't have access to the internet or don't want an online account, so the game allows you create an offline account so you can play the game, but you won't have access to the features Windows Live provides.
You can use any email address you have or choose to left click the link provided to create a Windows Live email address. The Games for Windows Marketplace application just opened the Windows section on the Xbox website. Next, you will be prompted to enter a password. Microsoft may or may not be serious this time. Visit our and let us know what you think. Then follow the directions and fill in the required information, such as your password, name, birth date, and gender. Follow the remaining setup instructions and complete the setup of your Windows 10 computer.
You need to click the link in the confirmation email to verify you have signed up with Windows Live Id. The email address you use here will be your Windows Live Id user name. It sometimes forced you to purchase more points than you actually needed to spend on an individual purchase, too. By marking a post as Answered, or Helpful you help others find the answer faster. Windows 10 is the first free that includes dozens of great apps and services: Outlook, Groove Music, OneNote, , , People Contacts.
The box below will change to show you how to fill in your phone number. We hope Microsoft will do it right this time. Also select a secret question and type an answer. It is best to use a longer password with 7-16 characters, mixing letters, numbers and mixing upper and lower case letters. Microsoft wanted to encourage gamers to upgrade to Vista, just as Quantum Break and Gears of War: Ultimate Edition are designed to encourage upgrades to Windows 10 today. Finally, click Create account button to create your Microsoft account. If you automatically sign into a profile then create profile button will not be shown.
In case you forgot a password from your Microsoft account, follow the steps below to reset it: Step 1. However, cross-platform play was left by the wayside. This email will arrive within moments. Most users are not sure what is a Microsoft account. I tried several more times before realizing that I could use the Tab key to navigate the interface and Enter to activate buttons.
Step 1: In a web browser, head over to the. They all are hooked up to your Microsoft account. On the next screen, click on Your Info or Your Account option in the sidebar menu and then scroll down and click on Sign in with a Microsoft Account instead link See image below 4. Select the Account settings or Edit profile link. To use these services you need to sign up for a Windows Live Id. If you want to do that later, you can.
Open Payment Options tab and click the Add a payment method button. In July 2011, about a year and a half after it was originally released, Microsoft announced it would close the new Games for Windows Marketplace and merge it with the Xbox website. Thanks and Regards Umesh P - Microsoft Support. Enter the received confirmation code. Click on the Start button and then click on the Settings icon in the menu that appears See image below. If you have ever used one of these services, you likely have a Microsoft account.