Windows 11 How to Create a Local Account

Mar - 26 2022 | By

Windows 11 How To Create A Local Account

In Windows 11, Microsoft Accounts are force to begin using Windows 11 Home Edition and hard to bypass in Windows 10 Pro.  After getting into Windows 11, follow the steps below to add and change to a Local Account.

Press Windows + R keys on your keyboard to open Run dialog
Type netplwiz and click OK
Click the Add button to add an Account
Choose Sign in without a Microsoft account (not recommended) in the bottom left of dialog.
Choose Local account if prompted
Type the username and password you want, and you must supply a hint.
Click Finish

Sign out from the current account and sign into the new Local Account.
If desired you can reopen User Accounts to remove the Microsoft Account you had setup
Press Windows + R keys on your keyboard to open Run dialog
Type netplwiz and click OK
Choose the Microsoft Account, click Remove button below

From this point you can use your Local Account and not require to use a Microsoft Account to use your computer.