How to switch users (accounts) in Windows 10 Content provided by Microsoft Applies to: Windows 10 Select the Start button on the taskbar. Then, on the left side of the Start menu, select the account name icon (or picture) > Switch user > a different user. Last Updated: Jan 26, 2019 Was this information helpful? Yes No Tell us what we can do to improve the article Submit Thanks! Your feedback will help us improve the support experience.