Recovery of Windows 8 user profile

I used my husband's cell phone to transfer music from my old Windows Phone to my new Windows Phone.  I plugged the devices via USB and everything seemed to go very well.  After that my music has been transferred to my new phone, I decided to move the images on the old phone to my account OneDrive.  At this point asked me for my info Microsoft Password and next I was asked if I would like to access my profile of his laptop or something like that.  I thought that I was simply adding another user to his laptop computer profile, but looks like I ended up replacing my profile with his, and now I can't he come back to where it was before I managed to ruin her day.  I feel so terrible about changes to its system, and it is on the top upset on this issue.  (I'm not in danger, not to worry)

I'm desperate to know how I can fix this, because I'm no expert, and I want just her account back again.  Any help is greatly appreciated.

Thank you


p.s. I tried a system restore, and it was not fixed.


Hello roxymorgan

If your husband is local, go to PC configuration, select users, and then click on, switch to a local account. I can't guarantee that all of its old data will be restored

If it's a Microsoft Account, select Add a user to the same place mentioned earlier and as usual, that I can't

ensure that all of its old data will be restored.

A system restore does not affect personal files for your information and user profiles

Hope this helps

* Was just watching old unanswered questions so your problem could be solved already *.

Thanks for responding, even though it was already fixed.  I was able to understand what I had done.  My profile is still on his laptop, but he got her back.  (I just had to disconnect from my Microsoft account and sign its local account.)

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