Please could you post a link to any easy tutorial which will help me import my photos and other files stored in Onedrive and also my contacts,messages etc from my Microsoft account signed in with my Google account to my alias with outlook. If you own a Windows Phone, chances are that you have used your Microsoft account credentials to configure your device. Honestly, I don't believe in bundling accounts together from different platforms and ecosystems. It's counter intuitive that any cloud based infrastructure in this day and age would not have the flexibility. Assuming you have at least two aliases.
To maintain that integrity of segregation just import, rather than connect. It will take a while for it to update on all your devices though I've had it take about a week or so for it to finally update itself and even then the last time I couldn't be bothered to wait so reset my phone instead of waiting for it to update. Some small glitch may occur. Delete the old email address you no longer want associated. The next thing to do is to make a note of all the apps that you have on your device. You need to enter the new email address you want to associate with your Windows Phone. Step 2: Once you sign-in, you will see the following page with various details about your Microsoft account.
It is more than 48 hours since I started the process. It will start to show everywhere as various Microsoft servers reflect the change. Microsoft distinguishes between different accounts, and account aliases. One user reported an Xbox gamer tag did not transfer over. When you click on People you see contacts in the left panel and information to connect accounts or import contacts.
The former is a separate account that may have aliases of its own, the latter just an alias that you may sign in with instead of the primary Microsoft account. Since I have just initiated the process today I will have to wait for 48 hours to follow your tutorial. OneDrive is all Microsoft and it will follow this change. The Office Hub will pull all documents down from the cloud as well as recent documents , while OneNote will synchronise all stored notes with the Microsoft Account on app launch. So, click on Add new email. . For this reason I'm not even practiced or knowledgeable on the Alias system.
Finally, if you are changing your Microsoft account make sure to use the account associated with your Xbox gamertag or you might end up facing a whole lot of problems. This will only work in a local account. I was just being stubborn. If you have a device you want to keep, but remove installed apps, you can also instead of removing the device entirely. An alias is another email address that you can use to sign into those Microsoft devices.
Your Google Drive, Docs etc. A call to Microsoft Customer Care should smooth over any small glitch. Thanks for the quick reply. It's just a matter of associating a new Primary and letting it filter through the servers before deleting the old email address. Not anymore, it was time to get something a little more Outlook-y as my primary email address for my Microsoft account. Your new account should now appear on the list of aliases.
Once the Windows Phone has completed installing apps, your contacts, mail should you wish to use the Microsoft Account for email and other content will be loaded on the device. Having one alternate address defined could be important if you lose access to the primary one. Heading on over to live. App solutions and internal integration are both available. Note It can take up to 48 hours for the change to your email address to be implemented across all Microsoft services. If you're adding your work or school account and your organization uses Office 365 for business to host your email, the settings are listed in the table below.
One user reported an Xbox gamer tag did not transfer over. To change your Microsoft account phone number, click the Remove link next to your contact number. You may want to use them again with your new account, so noting them down will help you quickly find them on the Windows Store when you are ready to configure them again on the new account. So the next time you plan on changing your account, use this tutorial as your guide and have a trouble-free changeover. Note that you will want to do this before setting up your Windows Phone. I would very much like to make outlook.