How JustAnswer Works:

  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.

Ask Viet - Computer Tech Your Own Question

Viet - Computer Tech
Viet - Computer Tech, Computer Support Specialist
Category: Computer
Satisfied Customers: 36118
Experience:  Ten years of computer support. Microsoft MCP & CompTIA A+ certifications. Windows 10 8 7 Vista XP etc.
30037186
Type Your Computer Question Here...
Viet - Computer Tech is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

I purchased a new Windows Computer approximately 18 months

Customer Question

Good morning, I purchased a new Windows Computer approximately 18 months ago which I love, EXCEPT! I am practically computer illiterate and I don't understand how to obtain a Microsoft ID number to use on programs. It seems that now with Windows 10 more and more applications ask for my "Microsoft ID". Is this a number that once I have it I can use it for all applications or do I have to register for a new number for each application.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Viet - Computer Tech replied 1 year ago.

Hi,

I'm sorry about the issue. To fix Internet Explorer, please do the following:

  1. Close Internet Explorer program for now.
  2. Right-click on the Start icon (which is the windows logo icon located near the lower left corner of the screen), then click on Control Panel.
  3. Then open Network and Internet if available, then open Internet Options.
  4. Then click on Delete, and delete only temporary internet / website files.
  5. Then click on the Advanced tab, and click on the Reset button, then Reset button again.
  6. Then close, and open internet explorer, and check.

- To create a Microsoft account / ID, you can sign up for it at the website below:

https://signup.live.com/signup

Please reply at the box below to continue. Thank you.