Create a Microsoft Account - Windows® 8

Nota Notas:

  • The following steps only apply if you signed in without a Cuenta Microsoft during the initial setup of your device and don't have an existing account to use.
  • La primera cuenta de Microsoft que se registre queda designada como propietaria del dispositivo. Any subsequent accounts that are used to sign in won't have owner privileges (the ability to change or modify users, etc.).


  1. Desde el borde derecho de la pantalla, deslízate a la izquierda para ver el menú de accesos.
    Nota If using a mouse, move the pointer to the upper or lower-right corner of the Start screen then move up/down.
    Nota Alternatively, press the Windows+C keys ( logo de la tecla windows+C) located on the physical keyboard (if available).
    Deslizar a la izquierda con menú de accesos
  2. Tap or click Settings.
    Menú de accesos con botón Settings
  3. Tap or click Change PC settings (located in the lower-right).
  4. From the left-pane, tap or click Accounts.
    Nota If not available, tap or click the left arrow icon Ícono de flecha izquierda (located in the upper-left) as necessary until 'PC settings' appears.
  5. Tap or click Connect to a Microsoft account.
    Nota If prompted, enter your current password (for the local account) then tap or click Next.
  6. Tap or click Create a new account (located in the lower-left).
  7. Enter the required info (e.g. Name, email address, password, etc.) then tap or click Next.
    Nota If presented, follow the remaining step-by-step instructions to complete setup.