This guide will explain how make the Windows 10
sign-in requirement optional, which will allow you to download apps from the Windows Store
without a Microsoft account.
How To Install Windows Apps Without a Local Account
Right-click on the Start
menu to display your Power User
options. Select the Run
command. Next, type in
followed by Enter
to open the Registry Editor
Navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System
Click on the Edit
menu, followed by New
> DWORD (32-bit) Value
. Rename the new key as MSAOptional
Set the value of MSAOptional
. This will make your Microsoft accounts optional:
Close the Registry Editor
and restart your computer. Once your computer loads, open the Windows Store
and search for your desired app. Skip the sign-up
procedure and proceed directly to your download.
Published by jak58
Latest update on December 30, 2015 at 10:23 AM by ChristinaCCM.