Windows® 10 - Remove a User Account

Note If your device isn't running Windows 10, refer to the Windows 8 instructions.

  1. From the Home screen, navigate: Settings icon Settings icon (located in the lower-left) > Accounts.
    Note If the Windows Settings options are not visible, tap or click the Settings Home icon Settings Home icon (located in the upper-left) to go to the Settings home page.
    Note Utilize the touchscreen (if available) or mouse to select on-screen options.
  2. From the left-pane, select Family & other people.
  3. From the Other people section, select the account that you wish to remove.
  4. Select Remove.
  5. From the prompt, select Delete account and data to confirm.


Related Topic: Add a User Account