It worked, but it seems that this is just a temporary solution, since it all happens all over again after a few restarts. You can also use Windows logo + I keyboard shortcut. Refer to the below link: Reply to us with the status of your issue. At last, you will be prompted that you have completed Microsoft account unlock. It will automatically detect invalid settings on your system. First, use the safe mode to enter the normal desktop and then edit the registry to set the RefCount value to 0.
When you find it, just delete complete Folder associated with that profile. Step 1: Press Win + R to bring up Run dialog box. He then made a by a different name. Option 2: Unblock Microsoft account Windows 10 and can't sign in Windows 10 with it? Hello NoMetalJacket Can you please check if there is some third-party firewall blocking the connection? Would it help if I posted a video of the phenomena? In order to sign out of Microsoft account, you first need to switch to a local account. Now press and hold Shift and click Restart.
At this moment, you can unblock the blocked Microsoft account or reset Microsoft account password to make it available. Thank you for taking the time to help! The reset did not solve the issue. Enter your Microsoft account password and then click Next button. The error message says that the issue can often be fixed by signing out of your account and then signing back in, but if this method doesn't solve the problem, you might need to apply an advanced fix. Solution 3: Check Microsoft account sign-in assistance service One of the reasons why your Windows 10 cannot sign into Microsoft account is likely because Microsoft account sign-in assistance service is not turned on.
This happend to me as well but I found that I for some reasone has to write the wrong password once and Then all of a sudden every thing worked. Solution 4: Troubleshoot by program Step 1: Download the program Microsoft Accounts troubleshooter. Clickon Clean up system files to show the system files which are safe to delete. In a word, if you follow above solutions, you will find you could sign in Windows 10 with Microsoft account, new administrator account, built-in administrator or new password for old administrator. Was fine for a whole month had to get this laptop on New Year's Eve when my trusted Toshiba broke the day before , even fine when I used it at a client in the afternoon last week, then when I got home, kaboom. Then follow Password Reset Wizard to reset Windows 10 administrator password with reset disk.
Maybe this is the difference. Install and run Windows 10 Password Genius on another accessible computer. In that case, you will find alternatives methods to solve the problem. Hello again NoMetalJacket If possible, please do and I'll try to figure out the issue and give you the solution. I don't want to go back to Windows 8. If you performed a clean install of Windows 10 or upgraded from Windows 7 or 8. But thanks for this utkarsh anyway! Is there anything I need to do to configure Azure in my Office 365 account? Each user can use their onedrive.
I guess you can try. Or if because your Microsoft account is blocked, you cannot use it for Windows 10 logon? Just upgraded to Windows 10 yesterday and I cannot sign into my Microsoft account to use Cortana or any other features. The common way to reset or remove Windows 10 administrator password: 1. Find the reasons and choose a proper way to unblock Microsoft account for Windows 10. Option 3: Create new administrator account to login Windows 10 Besides Windows 10 password reset, also could help you to get admin access to computer. Unfortunately I do not have that option in my Account page. Option 4: Enable built-in administrator for Windows 10 logon If the old administrator cannot work, you can also enable the built-in administrator to sign in Windows 10, besides creating new administrator account.
This problem can often be fixed by signing out of your account and then signing back in. Try logging back in as the user and see if the message goes away. Re-run the Windows setup now. Too late for my own laptop but one of my clients just emailed me a while ago that she had the same issue apparently on the front desk computer of her dental office on Friday! It may or may not have that value. But there is no need to worry. Click Enter after each one. Option 5: Restore Windows 10 to factory settings But if the problem is caused by other system issues, or corrupted hard drive, it is suggested to restore Windows 10 to early backup point or default settings.
In this case, you can create a new local admin account. On the right pane scroll down to find Microsoft Account Sign-in Assistant Service, and then double click on it. I bet that's a scam. Different persons can log on on a Win10 machine with their Office365 account. Find another accessible computer and go to Microsoft account password reset page, which will guide you to reset Microsoft account forgotten password. To remove malware, use one of the anti-spyware or anti-malware programs we recommended earlier. Can you give me the model number and manufacturer name? Way 2: Change group policy settings to unblock Microsoft account This way would apply to your Microsoft account if it is blocked by a group policy.