Windows 10: Setup family account for my kids

Discus and support Setup family account for my kids in Microsoft Windows 10 Store to solve the problem; I set up my daughter Jade Mercer under the family Microsoft account her email address is Jadeelisemercer.gmail.com however when we try to sign in it... Discussion in 'Microsoft Windows 10 Store' started by RayMercer1, May 18, 2020.

  1. Setup family account for my kids


    I set up my daughter Jade Mercer under the family Microsoft account her email address is Jadeelisemercer.gmail.com however when we try to sign in it says that ithe email does not exist. What has happened here as it's definitely been registered. And confirm email sent.

    Please help?

    :)
     
    RayMercer1, May 18, 2020
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  2. haffy Win User

    Kids user accounts and family settings


    Thanks for the links.

    I want to create the kids family accounts but it forces you to assign /create an email even after selecting no email . then trying to enter something that is similar to their name doesnt work either as i get errors 'part of reserved domain' even when i put total random characters.

    All i want to do is add the existing local kids accounts to the family list but it doesn't let me do that without assigning them an email? Is this correct?

    This new MS stuff sucks its just not that straightforward and they are trying to force you into email accounts when you dont want one.
     
    haffy, May 18, 2020
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  3. haffy Win User
    Kids user accounts and family settings


    Ive tried this and no matter what i enter it gives an error, as below...

    Setup family account for my kids [​IMG]
     
    haffy, May 18, 2020
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  4. haffy Win User

    Setup family account for my kids

    Kids user accounts and family settings


    Ive upgraded from Win 8 to Win 10.

    I had 2 adult local accounts and 2 kids local accounts. I also have the 1 Microsoft account.

    I don't want to use the Microsoft account signin on my laptop I want to use my local.

    Is there a way to assign the existing local kids accounts to family without having to create new ones ? The kids are worried that if I do this they will lose their existing apps/game settings on the local accounts.
     
    haffy, May 18, 2020
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