Skip “Sign in to your Microsoft account” in Windows 8.1 Setup: in Windows 8.1, when installing Windows, you come to the part where you have to setup a Microsoft user account, this is a hidden feature which can be confusing when installing Windows, you may want to skip the create new Microsoft account part like you used to in Windows 8, but now its not there, don’t panic its very simple to do, just follow the short guide below.
1. Click on Create a new account. Don’t worry we are not creating a new account, on next screen you can skip it.
2. When sign up form appears click on Sign in without a Microsoft account. Then click Next.
That’s it, you have just bypassed the create new account, its hidden and can be quite confusing to people.