• The twists and turns of Office Fast Account Switching

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    ISSUE 19.20 • 2022-05-16


    Peter Deegan

    By Peter Deegan

    Fast Account Switching lets you quickly “change hats” between work, home, and other Microsoft accounts in Microsoft 365, Office 2021 and 2019, and now the browser-based Office.com apps.

    Most of us have more than one online life, usually a work account — and a personal account and possibly more for other work or voluntary commitments. For Office users, that means separate Microsoft accounts and switching between those accounts to see recent documents and online storage related to that part of your life. In the past, and still in Office for Mac, changing accounts meant reopening the Office app.

    Read the full story in our Plus Newsletter (19.20.0, 2022-05-16).
    This story also appears in our public Newsletter.