If you only have the one computer at home as a shared device, whereby other users such as your children utilize It quite often, It's good practice to create dedicated standard user accounts for each family member. As such, they'll have their own files, apps and configure settings according to their needs. Wouldn't It be great, If you could switch between accounts with a double-click of the mouse? Well, In this tutorial, I will show you how to create a Switch User shortcut on the desktop.
Sure, there are a number of ways to switch between accounts, such as using the Windows 10 Start Menu, or hitting the Windows + L keys on your keyboard to bring up the Lock Screen and select the account thereafter. However, this Is not always convenient- particularly If you have elderly parents who're new to the world of technology.
Nothing beats accessibility via a simple double-click of the mouse, and I will demonstrate how to do this, by creating a Switch User shortcut on your PC's desktop. The process Is extremely simple, so without further delay, let's get this tutorial started.
Step One:Firstly, navigate to your computer's desktop, right-click on a blank area and select New > Shortcut as shown below.
Step Two:Next, In the Type the location of the Item field, enter the following command.
Then hit Next to move forward.