Do you use multiple people on the same computer? Do you want each session to have its own configuration? Well, in these situations the best option is create a local user account in Windows 11In this way, each session would have its own documents and folders for each profile. At this point, you may think that adding a new account is a complicated process, but it can be summarized in a few simple steps that you will find in this TutoWin10 tutorial.
What is a local Windows 11 account and what is it for?
The local accounts are those user profiles that exists on a particular computer (that’s why they’re called local). Its purpose is to separate the different connections of each user, but locally. This means that a local user’s settings are not saved if we access someone else’s computer because they are stored on the computer where the original account was created.
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How to create a local user account in Windows 11 Step by Step 2021
For add a local user to W11 The first thing we should do is use the following keyboard shortcut:
If you followed the previous steps correctly, a window called «Execute» will appear in which we will have to write the command Netplwiz (without quotation marks) and then gives «To accept».
This command serves as a shortcut to access the appropriate section for create new user accounts in Windows. Once the account setup options are visible, we need to give them where it says «Add».
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In the next window we will have to choose the option that says sign in without a Microsoft account, this way we can add a local user in Windows 11 without the need for an email.
In this section we will choose «Local account».
To create a new account we will have the following boxes (although the only one required is «Username»):
- Username (Required)
- Password (It is not mandatory).
- Confirm your password (It is not mandatory).
- Password hint (It is not mandatory).
Once we’re done we give «Next».
In the last step we press «Finish» for the new add user.
And in this simple way we can create a new local user in Windows 11. As you have seen, it is the same method used in previous versions of this operating system. However, if you have questions, you can always leave a comment and share this article via your social networks.