in windows 8.1 how to format hard drive when i can't get past the login page. it won't accept the microsoft account password Tags: Hard Drives Format Laptops Windows 8 Login Microsoft Last response: May 19, 2014 11:18 AM in Laptops & Notebooks Share ron musial May 19, 2014 10:04:53 AM my computer won't accept the Microsoft account password even after I changed it several times per instructions. it remains on the login page. how can I format the drive and then reinstall the operating system from my disc More about : windows format hard drive past login page accept microsoft account password Reply to ron musial Saga Lout a b D Laptop May 19, 2014 11:18:02 AM Are you sure you didn't set up a normal password to log in and not the MS account? Ordinarily, we don't give password help here in case we help someone hack into another person's computer but please give us some more details to decide how far to go with this one. Reply to Saga Lout m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Related resources in windows 8.1 how to format hard drive when i can't get past the login page. it won't accept the microsoft account password Forum SolvedHow do I fully format my laptop hard drive windows 8.1 without bootable disk Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !