It might seem simplistic, but if you are new to Windows or just updating from Windows 7, the easy option of signing out your account is somewhat concealed under Windows 10. Even the experts can sometimes be confused, particularly when Microsoft wants to hide popular features in new regions. Through the Start screen, you can always sign out of Windows, it is just no longer part of the power choices. In this article, we will guide you through the different methods to log out in Windows 10.
Windows 10 Logout
To log out in Windows 10, follow any of these procedures step by step.
Click the Start button on the taskbar and the following menu will pop out.
Then click the User icon as highlighted in the above image. A menu will pop up as the following image is showing.
Click the Sign out option from the popped out menu as highlighted in the above image.
Press Windows + X key or right click on the Start button at the left corner of the taskbar. The following menu will open in front of you.
Hover mouse over Shut down or sign out option and then click the Sign out option as highlighted in the above image.
Press CTRL + ALT + Delete keys together and the following options will appear on the screen.
Click the Sign out option as highlighted within the above image.
Press ALT + F4 keys together and the following dialogue box will appear.
Choose the Sign out option from the drop down and then click the OK button as highlighted in the above image.
By following any of these procedures, you will be able to log out in Windows 10.