How to Disable Account Sync Settings on a Device in Windows 10

Last Updated on April 17, 2021 by admin

If you are habitual of using Windows 10 on multiple devices, then you would most likely to synchronize your settings across various devices so that you can experience the same environment and features on multiple devices. However, some of the Windows 10 users want to customize their settings differently for different Windows 10 devices. In order to do so, you need to turn off the synchronization across multiple devices. In this article, we will explain to you the method through which you can disable the account sync settings on a device in Windows 10.

Disabling Account Sync Settings in Windows 10

In order to disable the account sync settings in Windows 10, you will need to perform the following steps:

Type settings in the search section of your taskbar and click on the search result to launch the settings window. The newly opened Settings window is shown in the following image:

Open Windows Settings

Now click on the Accounts tab as highlighted in the image shown above.

In the Accounts Settings window, click on the Sync your Settings tab as highlighted in the image shown below:

Sync your Settings

Now you have the liberty to either turn off your individual sync settings or you can turn them off altogether by turning off the toggle buttons corresponding to the respective sync settings as highlighted in the following image:

Individual Sync Settings


By following the method discussed in this article, you can easily disable the account sync settings on a device in Windows 10. This method is quite simple and convenient to use and by following all the steps correctly, you can get your work done just within a few minutes.

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