Tag: Microsoft Account

How To Delete A Microsoft Account From Windows 10 PC

  In addition to the standard local user account, Windows 10 also allows you to sign in with a Microsoft account. A Microsoft account is nothing but an email account from Outlook.com, Hotmail.com, Live.com, MSN.com or any other webmail service from Microsoft (you can also use …

Find and Lock My PC on Windows 10

Believe it or not, you can have Find my Device feature on your Windows 10 PCs just like you normally have on smartphones. And it also works pretty much the same way as well. To get Find my Device to work, you will first need to …

How To Delete Your Microsoft To-Do Account

  To-Do is a brand-new intelligent task management app from Microsoft. This cross-platform app is available on various platforms such as Windows 10, iOS and Android. The current version of Microsoft To-Do helps you create and manage lists and tasks. You can add notes, reminders, and …

Microsoft To Do app – FAQ and all you need to know

  Microsoft brings a new and intelligent task management app Microsoft To-Do which can help you planning and managing your day to day tasks. The app, however, comes from the team who designed Microsoft’s Wunderlist app. It is way smarter and better organized since it is …

Login to Microsoft Account Using Phone Number as Username

Unlike Google where you can simply login using your Gmail username (for Gmail users), Microsoft requires you to enter the full email address to login. This is necessary since Microsoft offers emails under multiple domains and hence the usernames would overlap. An easier alternative to typing …

Windows 10 Tip: Verify Your Identity

  In today’s Ask the Admin, I’ll explain what a trusted PC is and how to verify your identity in Windows 10. Windows 8 really wanted you to sign in with a Microsoft account and required you to Trust this PC before you could experience all …

Microsoft Intune: Create an MDM Policy

  In today’s Ask the Admin, I’ll show you how to add a Mobile Device Management (MDM) policy to Microsoft Intune, and make sure it gets applied to your devices. In Microsoft Intune: Windows 10 Device Enrollment on the Petri IT Knowledgebase, I showed you how …

Microsoft Intune: Windows 10 Device Enrollment

  In today’s Ask the Admin, I’ll show you how to enable device enrollment in Microsoft Intune and enroll a Windows 10 PC. Microsoft Intune is a lightweight cloud-based PC and mobile device management product that uses Mobile Device Management (MDM), a set of standards for …

How to update your Skype account to a Microsoft Account

Earlier this month Microsoft announced a new program for Skype users, allowing them to migrate their Skype accounts to Microsoft accounts and/or link them to existing Microsoft accounts. Here’s why you should link your Microsoft and Skype accounts to further secure them. For a while, reports …

Merge Your Skype Name with a Microsoft Account

  In today’s Ask the Admin, I’ll show you how to secure your Skype account by merging it with a Microsoft Account. It’s been some time since Microsoft started linking Skype names with Microsoft Accounts. But recently there have been reports of hackers using stolen credentials …