Windows 10: Cannot log into outlook due to old account

Discus and support Cannot log into outlook due to old account in Windows 10 Updates and Activation to solve the problem; When I purchased this pc, we linked the windows 10 license to his account. A year later, I took a job that required me to use Outlook for the first... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Updates and Activation' started by ChivonFlynn, Jun 22, 2021.

  1. Cannot log into outlook due to old account


    When I purchased this pc, we linked the windows 10 license to his account. A year later, I took a job that required me to use Outlook for the first time and I think... linked to their windows licenses but for sure their outlook. I am no longer with that job. I am trying to now use outlook for a new job and when I try and open it, the default email address to log into Windows is the old company address and I can't get past it. I/we have tried deleting the user/account in the settings/accounts, it shows it gone but for some reason it keeps showing back up to log into that old windows

    :)
     
    ChivonFlynn, Jun 22, 2021
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  2. alvez Win User

    outlook account config

    SO today my friend asked me if i could post this question on the forum:



    He wants to configure a outlook account with 1 email, with that outlook account he wants to run the same account in 2 diferent computers he wants the both computer to be connected in network, for example:



    • he receives a email and that email is sent to each computer;
    • he deletes a email from one computer and it also deletes on the other;
    • he moves a email to a folder it also moves on the other computer;
    If you guys can help me would be nice!
    Cannot log into outlook due to old account [​IMG]
    thanks!
     
    alvez, Jun 22, 2021
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  3. email account hacked. please help

    Also may I suggest you change email accounts to one of the following.....

    Gmail
    Outlook

    The reason is they both use "Step two verification". This style of verification means even if a hacker gets your password they cannot log in to your account. You see every time someone try's to log in that hasn't been verified you will get a text or a phone call giving you a final code to log in. Its very easy and simple to setup also. The great thing is once you setup your Email application with a specific "application password" from that account you never have to log in again AND your account is protected from being logged in from foreign entities.

    I like the new outlook personally however Gmail is also damn good. Gmail also has an IP tracker that allows you to see WHERE the account has been logged in from. Anyway let us know if you wanna change over and have any questions. We will be happy to help and welcome to TPU!
     
    TheMailMan78, Jun 22, 2021
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  4. Munki Win User

    Cannot log into outlook due to old account

    GUIDE:How to transfer contacts from Microsoft Outlook to Gmail

    I'm sitting here in the office, its the end of the year in the school system, and several employees transferring to alternative counties. With this it brings loads of transferring contacts to take with them from their company phone. Well, this one in particular sparked a guide idea. So here it is, How to transfer Outlook contacts to your Gmail account.


    Step 1: Sign in to your outlook account.
    step 2 In the top left hand corner click File > Import/Export > Export to file > Browse to desired place to save your file > export. Be sure you export the file as .csv (comma separated values)
    Step 3 Log into your Gmail account
    Step 4 Select 'Contacts' In the subsection you will see a 'Import' button on the right-hand side. Click it.
    Step 5 Browse to the location where you saved it > Open it > Click Import.



    I would have provided pictures, but I use neither Outlook or Gmail. Hope someone somewhere gets some use from this. *Toast :toast:


    =Munki=
     
    Munki, Jun 22, 2021
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