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How to stop my two Windows 8 laptops from sharing the same desktop image?

#1SocksForWok7Posted 12/26/2013 7:27:26 PM
Its pretty annoying, I want a separate image for each.

Will this only be solved if I create two Microsoft accounts?
#2TheAspPosted 12/26/2013 7:30:21 PM
Create a different account for the second one... i do believe that there is a way to turn off the roaming profile, but alot of the advantages of win 8 are based on that so its probably not a good idea.
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#3IBKNAWTUPosted 12/26/2013 7:39:51 PM
I wasn't aware 8 did that, how obnoxious.
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#4ChudsworthPosted 12/31/2013 9:55:05 AM
Just make a local account on each.. that way you wont have to sign in using microsofts service and you get 2 different sets of settings
#5gastamanPosted 1/1/2014 9:30:42 PM
Activate Charms
Settings Charm
Change PC settings
(Windows 8) Select "Sync your settings" (Windows 8.1) Select "SkyDrive", then "Sync settings"
Turn off option for "Desktop personalization"
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