Windows 10 Sign-Out

Many times, you create multiple user accounts on Windows 10 on a single computer system. Before switching between these user accounts, you feel the need of signing out from the current account so that no one can use your personal account without your permission if you have created a sign in password. In this article, we will explain to you some methods through which you can sign out of a user account in Windows 10.

Four Methods of Signing Out of Windows 10

For signing out of Windows 10, you can make use of any of the methods listed below:

Method # 1: Use the Windows Button

In this method, we will tell you how you can sign out of Windows 10 using the Windows button. For doing this, you need to proceed as follows:

Press the Windows button to launch the Start menu.

Now click on the currently active account icon located on the Start menu as shown in the image below:

Sign out by using Windows Button

As soon as you will click on it, a sub-cascading menu will appear which is shown in the following image:

Sign-out menu appears

Just click on the Sign out option shown above in order to sign out from Windows 10.

Method # 2: Sign-out by using Alt+ F4 key

In this method, we will tell you how you can sign out of Windows 10 using the Shut Down dialogue box. For doing this, you need to perform the following steps:

Launch the Shut Down dialogue box by pressing Alt+ F4. Note that when you will press Alt+ F4, your currently activated windows will automatically close so you must press it after saving your important data.

Select Sign Out option from the dropdown list as shown in the image below:

Select sign-out option

Click on OK to continue.

Method # 3: Use the Power Menu

In this method, we will tell you how you can sign out of Windows 10 using the Power User menu. For doing this, you need to proceed as follows:

Launch the Power User menu by pressing Win+ X. It is shown in the following image:

Launch the Power Menu

Point to Shut down or sign out and then click on sign out as shown in the image below:

Sign out by using power menu

Method # 4: Use  a keyboard shortcut to sign out

In this method, we will tell you how you can sign out of Windows 10 using a keyboard shortcut. For doing this, you need to perform the following steps:

Press Ctrl+ Alt+ Del to launch a menu.

Select the sign-out option from the list as shown in the image below:

Choose sign-out option

Conclusion

By following any of the four methods listed above, you can easily sign out of a user account on Windows 10. All these methods work perfectly fine in all circumstances so you can use whichever you find easy and convenient for yourself.

How to Sign Out of Windows 10
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