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    How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    I have got a laptop which has windows 8. I am not complaining about its performance but It has so many user accounts. I want to delete some of user accounts but not able to find any method to do the same. Can you provide a better method for the same?

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    It is really unpleasant to see that you are facing some issue.The most important fact which you should know that you can't delete any Administrative account. so make sure that you have Administrative Privileges.If you already have administrative privileges then follow the below given instructions to delete an user account in windows 8:
    • Login to your User Account in windows 8.
    • Press "Windows key +Q" and enter "User Account" in the search box and hit enter.
    • Now click on "Settings". You will see an option with name "User Accounts" .
    • Click on "Manage Another Account". Now choose the user account, you want to delete.
    • Click on "Delete the Account". While deleting the user account, choose to "Keep/delete the files based upon your choice.
    If you want to delete some more accounts then follow the same steps again and again.

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    Hello

    To remove an user account in Windows 8 system you just need to follow these steps.......

    ====>Open Charms menu on your system by pressing Windows + C key combination.
    ====>Here you will see the user pic located at left top on the window screen.
    ====>Click on user pic.
    ====>Than you will taken onto the User account section.
    ====>Now click on Setting and than click Manage user accounts.
    ====>Here you can delete an account.
    ====>Select the account that you want to delete and click on Delete Account button.
    ====>User Account will delete after doing so.


    Try this i hope this will help you..........

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    Hello !!

    your laptop has guest account that is system default.
    so you cant delete it.
    so if you have any manually created user account than you can delete it by following the simple step:-

    LOGIN TO ADMINISTRATOR ACCOUNT (compulsory)


    1. go to control pannel
    2. go to user account
    3. select the account you want to delete.
    now ther will be option for deleting.
    just select it your account will be deleted.
    Pushp Singh

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    hi,
    1. go to desktop.
    2. press "windows key + c"
    3. this will open the charms menu or in ordinary words start menu.
    4. click on ur user pic.
    5. then the control will automatically go to user accounts settings.
    6. in that select the option manage user accounts.
    7. click on the account that u want to delete.
    8. then press delete.
    9. it will be deleted.


    u can also open user account settings from control panel to so follow the below steps:
    1. go to start.
    2. go to settings.
    3. and then go to user account settings.
    4. then follow the steps from 6 from above steps.


    good day!!!!!!!

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    Hi friend,

    It is soo simple to delete the user account in your windows 8 system.

    +++ Steps to remove the user account in windows 8 sytem :

    1. Turn on the windows 8 system.

    2. Now move towards the task bar and tap the windows start up menu here.

    3. In start up menu again tap the settings.

    4. In this settings you will see the control panel so tap this.

    5. In control panel you will see the many options.Among this select and tap the user accounts.

    6. In listed user account press the remove option under user account.

    Now your user account deleted restart the system.

    Thank you...............

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    REMOVING USER ACCOUNT ON WINDOWS 8.


    Follow the steps below to do so.



    1.firstly open the control panel.

    2.now select the "users" option.

    3.now select the account you wish to delete.

    4.you will find a 'delete account" option there.click on it.

    5.an option will appear weather to keep files of that user or not.select accordingly and proceed.

    the account will get deleted.



    do see the video below for demo.




    GOOD LUCK

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    Hi Dude

    Follow the below Procedure

    First of all open the Home page

    Then go to the SETTINGS option

    After that click on MORE SETTINGS

    Then click on ADD OR REMOVE USER ACCOUNTS

    It will be under the USER ACCOUNTS AND FAMILY SAFETY

    Click the user which you want to Delete

    Click on the Delete Tab

    To complete the process , click on the DELETE ACCOUNT button


    GOOD LUCK

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    It's simple do as in steps by following below

    -->Open My Computer

    -->Click on the computer ribbon then it will open

    -->select control panel in that

    -->Control panel will open showing several things

    -->click on User accounts and family safety

    -->And then click on user accounts in another window

    -->Then it will show you option to manage other accounts click on it

    -->It will show all the accounts select the account you want to delete

    -->Then click on delete this account

    NOTE:You should be Administrator to delete an account

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    Just do follow the below steps for your issue

    Before doing that you should have administrative privileges

    1:Click on Windows button and start typing like this User accounts

    2:now you have the search regarding to user accounts

    3:In that select user accounts

    4:After that you will have the option called manage accounts

    5:Just click on it

    6:Then it will give the accounts in your system

    7:Select an account and click on delete

    That's all!

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    Hi

    1)It is very easy to delete user accounts :

    2)First of all you will
    "log in "to your default account.

    3)You will go to the
    "start" button and type "User account"

    4)Now go to the settings and then select the
    "User accounts" icon.

    5)Press on
    "Manage another account" and then select the user account that you want to remove.

    6)Select the
    "remove the account".

    7)which user account you want to remove chose the appropriate option.

    8)when you want to remove the accounts you will simply follow the above steps.

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    To remove user account you have to do the following steps:
    First click on windows button and then go to control panel-> click on user account and family settings->
    In user account option you see remove user account
    -> choose the user that you want to remove
    -> click on that and you will see delete option after that. then click on that.
    Your account is deleted.

    Good Luck

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    Follow the following steps to delete the account
    ->Click on windows button
    ->Then go to control pannel
    ->then click on user account
    ->There you se the account which you want to delete
    ->Select it and click on delete button.

    Good Luck

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    Hello Friend,

    Just Follow Some Steps Are :

    >> Firstly Press The Windows Key And C Key At The Same Time
    >> Than Click On The "Setting" Than You See The "Change The PC Setting" Option
    >> After That You See The User Option In The Left Panel
    >> So Click On It Than You See All The Users Of The Windows 8
    >> Than Select Any One And Click On It
    >> Than You See The Remove The User Option
    >> So Click On It If You Have Access The PC As Admin
    >> Than They Not Ask Any Password Otherwise May Be Need.
    >> And Remove The Users From The Windows 8.

    I Hope That Info Is Usefully

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    hello friends..

    to solve the problem:

    @first of all, go to control panel

    @click on User Accounts option

    @select your user account

    @ click on remove user Account option

    @now it will delete the your user account



    your problem will be solved

    all the best

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    hii dude

    1st you go to start menu,

    then select setting,

    after that go to user account setting,

    then select option
    manage user accounts,select the

    account that you want to delete then click to
    delete


    after that it will delete


    i hope your problem will be solved

    thnx

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    Hello Friend,

    Don't worry you just follow my given step's:-

    ===>First of all go to Administrator's account where you can handle all account's.
    ===>Now go to Control panel.
    ===>After that switch to classic view.
    ===>Now click on Manage accounts.
    ===>There select User account which you want to delete.
    ===>Just click on delete account option for performing this action.

    Note:-Use Administrator's account to delete other account's because User account doesn't have permission to do so.

    Happy to help you....
    Thank you....

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    hi friend,

    yes you can delete the user account in windows 8.

    1.click on the gear icon on the metro screen

    2.now scroll down and click on more settings tab

    3.click add or remove user accounts

    4.click on the user you would like to remove/delete

    5.click on the delete the account tab

    6.click on the delete account to complete the process

    hope the information is helpful for you

    all the best

    regards srilekha

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    My dear friend first of all go to start menu and then go to settings and then go to the user accounts .
    From there you can manage all your user accounts.
    Then select what account you want to delete.
    Right click on it and choose to delete.
    Good luck!!!

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    Steps to remove an user account in windows 8:

    • Open your Windows 8 system first
    • Then go to Start ---> Settings
    • Under Settings, navigate to the "User Account Settings" option
    • From here choose the "Manage User Accounts" option
    • Now you can see the list of accounts
    • Choose the account that is to be deleted and press the delete button
    • The desired user account will be deleted

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    Removing an User account in Windows 8 is a very easy process.

    The steps to be followed are:

    --> Navigate to " Settings "

    --> then click on " User Accounts " option

    --> Then select " Manage User Accounts "

    --> Then Select the Account you want to Delete

    --> Then choose the Account and click on " Delete "

    thus you can remove an user account in Windows 8.

    hope it helps you.

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    1. Open the Control Panel.

    2. Click the More Settings option.
    3. In the next window, find the User Accounts and Family Safety section.
    4. Click the Add or Remove User Accounts link.
    5. In the next window you'll see a list of users. Click the one you want to delete.
    6. A new window will be shown. Click the Delete the Account link for that user.
    7. Next, you'll have to confirm or refuse to delete all of the user's files.
    8. Finally, click the Delete Account button and the user will be removed from your Windows 8 system.

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    Hi Friend,

    First of All open the Start Menu.

    >> Open Control Panel

    >> Now Go to User Accounts.

    >> Select Manage Another Accounts.

    >> Now Select Account which you want delete.

    >> Now Select "Delete the Account" Option.

    >> I hope you will understand.

    All the Best

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    Hi friends,

    This is not a big problem to solve this problem please follow the below steps:=

    1> First click on control panel and you will see user icon.

    2> Then click on user icon and you will get more than one user on the list.

    3> After that right click on the user which user you want to delete.

    4> Click on delete option and your user will be deleted.

    Thanks & Regards.

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    Hello Friend,

    Please firstly go to the control panel and open the users account and famlit safety option,

    After this you see the all your windows 8 account,

    Then click to remove you want account your windows 8 system and save the settings,

    After this restart your windows 8 system and you use the normally,

    I hope this information usefull to you,,,,,,

    Thanxxx,,,,,,

    Brar22,,,,,

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    Hi friend........

    To remove the user accounts in windows 8

    first of all press windows key+I combination from the keyboard

    now click on control panel option from the CHARM bar

    now choose User accounts and Family Safety option

    now click on USER ACCOUNTS option

    then choose MANAGER ANOTHER ACCOUNT option

    then the list of user accounts will be listed ...... in that click on user account ( that is which account you want to delete )

    now click on DELETE THE ACCOUNT option

    after that choose DELETE FILES or KEEP FILES button depending on your choice

    after that your account will be deleted ......

    ALL THE BEST!!!!!!!!!!!

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    hi, friend.

    >> here is easy step to remove your user account from windows 8

    >> just open start menu and write " user account"

    >> it will show user account just click on it.

    >> and do what you want with account .

    >> there you can rename, delete or add account.

    >> i hope you have understand me

    >> all the very best

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    To remove the User account in windows 8 follow these steps
    Go to control panel
    Then select More settings option
    In the next window Find the User accounts and Family Safety Section
    now click on Add or Remove User Accounts
    now you will see all Users
    click on the one which you want to delete
    now click on delete on the next window
    then confirm the action
    finally click delete Account then user account will be removed from the Windows 8 system.

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    Hiiiiiiiii


    Click on Windows button

    Then start typing "User accounts"

    Now you have the "user accounts"

    In that select user accounts

    After that you will have the option called "manage accounts"

    Just click on it

    Then it will give the accounts in your system

    Select an account and click on delete

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    Hello*******
    User*******
    ++++++++++++Try this method for this issue++++++++

    **********Go to Control Panel.

    **********Click on User Account.

    **********Under user account you will see the Make an account link.

    **********Click on that link

    **********Into the appeared window make your account

    **********Now under the control panel window user account

    **********After clicking you will get list of account window.

    **********here written make change to your account'

    **********now select change your password options

    **********after it display it get old password

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    dear friend
    it is not big problem please try these step
    first of all go to start menu
    and then select the setting
    and then go to user account setting
    and then select the option manage user account and then select the account and then you want to delete the then click the delete and it will be delete .
    i hope your problem will be solved ....
    other wise you can go to care center .....
    thanks

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    >Hai friends
    >Just you have follow the below steps
    >first of all go to start menu
    >now go to control panel
    >now go to user account
    >now select the manage another accounts
    >now select which you want delete account
    >finally delete the account option and delete it
    >I hope maximum your problem will be solve
    >All the best

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    Dear Friend,

    You can easily Remove the user account from your windows , I will help you .

    To fix this issue just follow these simple steps.

    ----> Firstly restart your system.

    ------> Now select START MENU.

    -------> Now Open CONTROL PANEL.

    --------> Tap on USER ACCOUNTS.

    ----------> now select create or change user account.

    ------------> Now the User Accounts that you want remove .

    ----> Tap on Remove option.

    Save all the changes.

    Now once restart your system .

    Hence your problem is solved.


    Thank You...

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    Re: How to remove an user account in windows 8?

    Dear friend,

    Usually deleting user account from a Windows 8 computer is an administrative task.

    So privileges are required to get the job done.

    After getting the privilege you can follow the steps required to remove user account.

    Here below are the steps which you can follow:-

    >> The first step is to logging on to Windows 8 computer with the administrator account.

    >> Now click Desktop tile from the Start screen to go the desktop window.

    >> On the desktop screen you will see Settings option on the right side of screen.

    >> Then click Control Panel in settings.

    >> You will see click User Accounts and Family Safely category in control panel window.

    >> So now you are required to click Remove user accounts under User Accounts category.

    >> On Manage Accounts window, click the standard user account whose account is to be deleted.





    >> On Change an Account window, click Delete the account.

    Here the problem is solved now..

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