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How do I create a PIN for your Account in Windows 8?

How do I create a PIN for your Account in Windows 8?

    A PIN is a quick, convenient way to sign in to your PC by using a 4-digit code.

    1. Launch Charms by placing the cursor to the top right hand or bottom left hand corner.
      • Note: Shortcut to Charms is <Windows> key + C. 
    2. Select Settings.
       
    3. Select PC settings.
       
    4. Select Users.
       
    5. Select Create a PIN.
       
    6. Input the current password and select OK.
       
    7. Input the desired 4 digit pin within the Enter PIN box.
       
    8. Re-enter the 4 digit pin within the Confirm PIN box.
    9. Select Finish.