Windows 10: Windows 10 User Account Missing

Discus and support Windows 10 User Account Missing in Windows 10 BSOD Crashes and Debugging to solve the problem; My windows 10 user account is missing from the login screen. I saw that you can fix it by going in to the command prompt, but in order to do that or... Discussion in 'Windows 10 BSOD Crashes and Debugging' started by TanyaMcKee, Feb 9, 2020.

  1. Windows 10 User Account Missing


    My windows 10 user account is missing from the login screen. I saw that you can fix it by going in to the command prompt, but in order to do that or restore windows i need the windows 10 password, which I don't remember because I only use the pin. I logged in to my Microsoft account but I don't see an option to change the windows 10 password. Any other options?

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    TanyaMcKee, Feb 9, 2020
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  2. Zakin Win User

    Strange Windows 10 User Account issue.

    Unfortunately I had done those steps numerous reboots, it just, reappears for no good reason. The base account isn't even a Microsoft account, it's a local account.

    I haven't quite tried the built in administrator account on W10, but so far in my experience on my own computer, the built in account seemed to have absolutely no more control than I did on my own.

    It's just strange, I go in, it warns me twice about deleting the account, then it's gone. Reboot, and it's back?

    EDIT: Just to specify, both command line and Netplwiz both say only HIS account exists on the computer, it doesn't list this rogue account. This is what I meant in my first post about the fact that even Windows doesn't seem to believe it exists, HALF the time. *Frown Windows 10 User Account Missing :(
     
    Zakin, Feb 9, 2020
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  3. 95Viper Win User
    95Viper, Feb 9, 2020
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  4. Windows 10 User Account Missing

    User Account Missing after upgrading to Windows 10

    Hi,

    Thank you for posting your query on Microsoft Community.

    User account not available issue may occur when your lost User account is not a part of any group. Therefore, I would suggest you follow the given steps and see if it helps:

    • On the Search bar type “cmd” and
      click ctrl + shift + Enter
      to open the Elevated Command Prompt.
    • Type the following command: net localgroup “Administrators” [Computer Name]\[Missing User] /add
    Regarding Kaspersky not compatible, Since we do not deal with third party applications I would suggest contact the third party application manufacturer about the issue.

    Hope this helps. Please respond if you have further related queries.

    Regards,
     
    Jesinta Rozario, Feb 9, 2020
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