Windows 8.1 - How to switch to a local account
You can change the way you sign-in to Windows 8.1, by switching to a local account (instead of using your Microsoft account):
- Open the Charm Bar, (Windows + C).
- Click on "Settings".
- Click on "Change PC settings".
- Click on "Accounts".
In the "My Account", click on Disconnect
- Enter your current password:
- Enter a Username and password.