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Creating different user on Lenovo 8 1\2" tablet/laptop?

by clint271 / January 8, 2017 3:58 PM PST

I recently bought 8 1/2", I think it's a laptop, but so small, could be tablet. Anyway, I didn't realize that I would have to create a new user so my husband can use it. Well I did that, so now his comes up with his email address, & they ask for password. We have tried every password he has ever used and still get message go to: accountlive.com . Obviously we cant do that cause he cant get on. If I go to my side and go to accountlive.com, I am afraid all I would be doing is changing my account not his. So he hasn't been able to get to his mail &he is just about nuts. Was thinking of trying to get to public computer to do this. Would that work? Any help would be appreciated, thank u

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Clarification Request
What OS?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 8, 2017 5:54 PM PST

Both Windows 8 and 10 allow you to create an account that does not use the Microsoft email login system.

Create a new account but do not use the email system. (How is all over the web.)

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Create new account
by clint271 / January 8, 2017 7:00 PM PST
In reply to: What OS?

Could u send me a link w/instructions? I would appreciate it.

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I know it's hard
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 9, 2017 8:13 AM PST
In reply to: Create new account

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When you go to email.
by Dafydd Forum moderator / January 8, 2017 4:14 PM PST

Don't you get "forgot password" option?
Dafydd.

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No other option
by clint271 / January 8, 2017 5:43 PM PST
In reply to: When you go to email.

No, it just says to go there

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