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Windows 7: Win8 upgrade experience

19 Jul 2014   #171
DavidE

Multi-Boot W7_Pro_x64 W8.1_Pro_x64 W10_Pro_x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Slartybart View Post
When you say you have two accounts, do you mean two user profiles for Windows?
Yes, here's a couple of tutorials by Brink that can help.

User Account - Add a New User in Windows 8
Log On User Account Automatically at Windows 8 Startup


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19 Jul 2014   #172
Slartybart

x64 (6.3.9600) Win8.1 Pro & soon dual boot x64 (6.1.7601) Win7_SP1 HomePrem
 
 

Thanks a lot David.

I'm not sure I want to add another account right now just for avoiding the MS account login prompt (I don't use it much at all), but the information is very useful.

Maybe I'll get past my reluctance to use the Modern / Immersive GUI.... it took a while for me to go from the ease of use in command line OSes Unix, DOS, and OS2 to Windows 3. I was much younger then
we don't need no stinkin' badges GUI!

I'm more interested at this point in learning Powershell than dropping my resistance to yet-another-GUI.

Bill
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