Windows 10: New User Mysteriously Added?

Discus and support New User Mysteriously Added? in Windows 10 Ask Insider to solve the problem; So a while back, I went to restart my pc, and I got a message that said something along the lines of "another user is still using this pc, if you sign... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Ask Insider' started by /u/ZekkenYuukine, Dec 27, 2019.

  1. New User Mysteriously Added?

    So a while back, I went to restart my pc, and I got a message that said something along the lines of "another user is still using this pc, if you sign out now they may lose work". I had never seen this before, so after googling the meaning, I checked the Users under task manager and found another account called "WGAUtilAcc". This is a personal computer no one else has access to. Upon looking the username up I found a lot of stuff about virus removal. Is this something I should be worried about? It takes up a significant amout of RAM, and sometimes CPU, so if theres a way to remove it, please let me know. Thanks all

    Heres the User in task manager:

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    /u/ZekkenYuukine, Dec 27, 2019

  2. Adding a new user

    Hi Alex,

    Welcome to Microsoft Community and thank you for your interest in Windows 10.

    I will definitely assist you.

    Let’s try simple steps and check if it helps. Follow the below steps.

    • Type settings on the Windows search bar and select

    • Click on Accounts, and click on
      Family & other users
      on the left pane.

    • Now you can add new user account.
    Also visit the below link on how to create new user account. (Steps applies to Windows 10).

    Hope this helps. If you need further assistance with Windows, let us know and will be glad to help.
    Billion Debbarma, Dec 27, 2019
  3. windows 10 - Microsoft Store & Adding new user


    Creating or adding new user account is one possible troubleshooting step that you can perform whenever you are encountering problems with Windows Store. Through this, we can identify if there are corrupted files in the current user that causes problem with
    Windows Store. If you are having problem adding account through Account settings, let us try these steps instead:

    • Open Command Prompt (Admin).
    • Type this net localgroup administrator test /add and hit
    Keep us posted.
    Antoneth Ber, Dec 27, 2019
  4. Louie Del Win User

    New User Mysteriously Added?

    Adding User Errors


    The error message that you’ve encountered can be caused by an invalid or corrupted registry keys. You may also get the same error when your computer shuts down
    unexpectedly. To learn more about your concern with adding a user, we’d like to ask the following questions:

    • Are you also getting the error when you add a user?
    • Were there any changes or updates made on your computer prior to the issue?
    • What troubleshooting steps have you done so for to resolve your concern?

    In the meantime, we suggest that you run the System File Checker tool. This will scan and restore the corrupted system files on your device. Check this
    for the steps.

    We’ll wait for your response.
    Louie Del, Dec 27, 2019

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