Remove Local User Account in Windows 8

Edited by Lukward Thomason, Crystal, Eng

Hi, you're watching VisiHow. This is a tutorial on how to remove a local user account on a Windows 8 computer.

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Steps

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    We can access the user accounts by first hovering the mouse to the top right-hand corner of the screen, and then clicking "Settings" near the bottom
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    Then, click "Change PC Settings"
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    Click "Accounts" on the left-hand side
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    From here, we need to click "Other accounts"
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    All of the accounts will be visible here. In this case, we created "VisiHow".
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    To remove it, we have to click the account
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    Then click "Remove"
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    We need to confirm by clicking "Delete account and data"
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    Wait for it to finish.
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    The user has been removed
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    This concludes the tutorial on how to remove a local user account on a Windows 8 computer
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    Thank you for watching VisiHow. If you have any other comments or questions, please leave them in the comment section below.
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Recent edits by: Crystal, Lukward Thomason

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