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In the parameters of any user Microsoft account used in Windows 10, Office, Skype and other products / services of the company, it is possible to change the email address (login). Interestingly, this procedure does not affect the data, settings, subscriptions, purchases associated with a Microsoft account. All of them remain in place. If you want to know how to change the E-mail (login) of your Microsoft account, you should pay attention to this instruction.
Change your primary email address in your Microsoft account
To perform the following manipulations, you must have access to your account and to the methods for obtaining a security code (to a spare e-mail box, to the specified phone number or application). In the event of the complete loss of your account data, it remains only to create a new user in Windows 10.
- So, first of all, go to the Microsoft Account website and enter the data from the account.
- After that, at the top of the web page, click on the item Intelligence, and then click on Microsoft account login management.
- Next, the system will ask you to confirm your identity. You will be required to choose how you want to receive the security code (in an email on a spare E-mail, in an SMS message, or using the authorization application), and then enter it in the appropriate field and click on Submit.
- After passing the test, click on Add Email In chapter Account alias.
- Now enter the new email address of Outlook, which will be used in the future as the new username of your Microsoft account. If there is none, you need to create it.
- An e-mail should be sent to you to confirm that the mailing address entered in the previous step is really yours. Open this letter and click on the link inside it.
- After completing the process of confirming the email address, return to the profile management page and click on the new address Make basic. As a result, he must receive status Primary nickname.
Now you can use the new E-mail as a login to enter your Microsoft account. The old one can be left for safety, or deleted. Here, act at your discretion.