Windows 10: Setup Windows with other username

Discus and support Setup Windows with other username in Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade to solve the problem; By default Windows is setup with the username used as home folder name. as my email address is pretty long it adds to the whole path of everything in... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade' started by theking2, May 7, 2021.

  1. theking2 Win User

    Setup Windows with other username


    By default Windows is setup with the username used as home folder name. as my email address is pretty long it adds to the whole path of everything in it. There is a maximum length of path names. So I tend to use a single character logon name. After that I connect to tha cloud service OneDrive with my Hotmail account and sync everything from and to it. Worked like a breeze. Nowadays Windows won't let you setup an installation without an online account. How do I manually set the user home folder name?

    :)
     
    theking2, May 7, 2021
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    could someone please list the steps they follow to install windows with a dual core processor and windows xp service pack to. I'm reletively new to amd dual core and i feel i'm missing a step. All help will be appreciated. thanx
     
    exodusprime1337, May 7, 2021
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  3. Monk.e83 Win User
    Unlocked Realtek HD Audio Drivers Windows 7 & 8 (With Dolby Digital Live and DTS Interactive)

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    Monk.e83, May 7, 2021
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  4. Kreij Win User

    Setup Windows with other username

    Current active users that are friends

    The other reason I suggested this is that users can add characters to their username that are not alphanumeric (e.g. user*). This confuses things somewhat when looking at the list.
     
    Kreij, May 7, 2021
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