We know that we can easily add a new user to Windows 8PC using the PC Settings page. The other way to add a new user to Windows 8PC is to use ‘netplwiz‘ command and add new user using “User Accounts” window. Today, in this article we are going to discuss an error which may occurred when we try to add a new user to PC. Here is the error description:
We’re sorry, but something went wrong. This user wasn’t added to this PC. Code: 0xd0000225
This might be experienced by any Windows 8 user, whether his is a clean install or upgraded installation. If you’ve also faced such error or if you’re the victim of this issue, then using the fix provided below, and see if it helps you. Remember – create a system restore point first!
All you need to do is to follow these steps:
1. Press Windows Key + R combination, type put Regedt32.exe in Run dialog box and hit Enter to open the Registry Editor.
An Electrical Engineer by profession, Kapil is a Microsoft MVP and a Microsoft Content Creator. Please read the entire post & the comments first & create a system restore point before making any changes to your system.