Just sign in and go Access your favorite Microsoft products and services with just one login. 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.
Sign in to your Microsoft account dashboard Go to Microsoft account and select Sign in. Type the email, phone number, or Skype sign-in that you use for other services (Outlook, Office, etc.), then select Next. If you don't have a Microsoft account, you can select No account?
To create a new Windows Login in your system: 1) Open Computer Management. (Normally a User is added via Active Directory. Check with your IT staff to determine which method to use.) 2) Click on System Tools/Local Users and Groups. Right click on Users and select New User.
While you must activate your software for it to work correctly, registration is entirely optional. When you register for Microsoft Online Services, you are asked to sign in by using your Windows Live ID credentials (an e-mail address and a password). You can register for those credentials at the Windows Live ID Web site.
To change your login settings from local account to Microsoft account, please follow the steps below: Click on Start menu and select Accounts. Select Your email and accounts and click on Sign in with a Microsoft account instead. Type the details for your Microsoft Account. Reboot the PC for the changes to take effect.