Shared PC how to access accounts with Windows 8

I am about to install Windows 8 and, as the pc is shared with my husband how do we log in separately - does it come up with the two icons as before with Windows 7 or how do we keep our accounts private from each other?

Hi AnneShepherd,

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I understand that you want to know whether you can share the PC to access different user account.

I would suggest you to refer the links and check.

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Last updated March 24, 2018 Views 240 Applies to: