Microsoft Account (previously known as Microsoft Passport, .NET Passport,
Microsoft Passport Network, and Windows Live ID) is a single sign-on web
Your account, our priority. Adding security information helps protect your account.
Add now. Don't have a Microsoft account? Sign up now ...
... from Outlook.com, Yahoo! or Gmail. If you already sign in to a Windows PC,
tablet, or phone, Xbox Live, Outlook.com, or OneDrive, use that account to sign in
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Step 4. If you haven’t already created a Windows Live ID
account, you’ll need to do so now. (See Figure E.)
Step 5. Decide whether you want to download a backup copy or order it on DVD and select that option. Allow 1 to 2 weeks for... More »
Your Windows Live ID is an email address and password allowing you to sign
into Xbox LIVE, Zune, MSN, Hotmail, and more on your Windows Phone.
Your PC has Windows 8, but the info on this page is about Windows 8.1. ... in to
all Microsoft sites and services, including Outlook.com, Xbox Live, OneDrive, and
Features equivalent to Web Authentication are now available in Windows Live
Messenger Connect. This topic is provided only to support legacy applications.]
Your PC has Windows 8, but the info on this page is about Windows 8.1. ... such
as Outlook.com, Hotmail, Messenger, OneDrive, Xbox LIVE, or Office Live.
Have you been using devices, tools or services from Microsoft? Then, at some
point you might have been asked to provide a Windows Live ID. In Windows 8