Windows 10: Microsoft account does not allow login to computer if internet is OFF

Discus and support Microsoft account does not allow login to computer if internet is OFF in Windows Hello & Lockscreen to solve the problem; My computer does not allow Log in when I do not have internet. RESOLVE please. Microsoft take note we are in Africa. There is not always internet!... Discussion in 'Windows Hello & Lockscreen' started by WikusHanekom, Aug 14, 2020.

  1. Microsoft account does not allow login to computer if internet is OFF


    My computer does not allow Log in when I do not have internet. RESOLVE please. Microsoft take note we are in Africa. There is not always internet! Correct this silly requirement. I want to use my computer even when offline and access my computer! This is really a ridiculous setting - You force me to login at microsoft but prevent login if there is no INTERNET!!

    :)
     
    WikusHanekom, Aug 14, 2020
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  2. MICROSOFT ACCOUNT LOGIN

    Hi Arbaaz,



    Thank you for contacting Microsoft Community.

    In order to help you better, could you please confirm a couple of things:

    • Are you able to login with Microsoft account in web?
    • What happens exactly when you try to login using Microsoft account?
    I suggest you to login to Microsoft account through online login.live.com, if you are able to login to Microsoft account on web then you can reset the password and then try to login and check if the issue persists.

    Hope this information was helpful and do let us know if you need further assistance. We will be glad to assist.
     
    Karthicka_R, Aug 14, 2020
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  3. Arun B J Win User
    Can't login to new computer w/Windows 10

    Hi,

    Thank you for your reply.


    • Are you able to login to Microsoft Account on Web?

    • Have you installed any language pack?
    I suggest you to follow the steps below and check if it helps.

    Step 1: I suggest you to select the appropriate language in login screen at the bottom right corner and check if it helps.

    Steps 2: Use On-screen keyboard in the login screen to login and check if it helps.

    Hope this helps. If the issue remains unresolved, please get back to us and we would be happy to help.
     
    Arun B J, Aug 14, 2020
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  4. Microsoft account does not allow login to computer if internet is OFF

    Random account appeared on login to my computer

    Hi Mathew,

    Thank you for getting back to us.

    I suggest you to try the below steps to remove the user account from your computer.


    • Login to your computer through administrator account.

    • Press Windows key + r and type
      netplwiz
      , hit Enter.

    • Select the user account, you want to remove.

    • Click on the Remove button.

    Hope it helps, reply to us with the status of your issue. We will be happy to assist you.
     
    Rakesh Narayanaswamy, Aug 14, 2020
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