Get Rid of the Annoying Microsoft OneDrive Sign-In Pop-Up

Dec 22, 2022
Updated • Dec 20, 2022
Microsoft, Tutorials

What is the one thing that annoys you when you restart your Windows 10 computer? The thing that most users seem to hate is the OneDrive login pop-up. The annoying part is OneDrive also asks you to create an account if you don't have one. Thankfully, we can help you disable this pop-up for good.

How To Disable the OneDrive Prompt?

There are two ways you can disable the Microsoft OneDrive prompt.

Simple Option

The simple method is disabling OneDrive from your startup. This is the most common reason for this pop-up on most computers. To disable OneDrive from your startup, right-click on your taskbar and open task manager. You can also do this by pressing CTRL+SHIFT+ESC.

When the task manager opens, you will see more details at the bottom. Click it and move to the startup tab. You will see the line item for OneDrive. Click it and hit the disable button. This will take care of it forever.


The other option is to uninstall OneDrive if you're never going to use it. To do this, open settings and click on the apps option on the left of the screen. Look for Microsoft OneDrive when you see the apps & features section. Once you find it, click on it and then click on uninstall.

Microsoft OneDrive Disable The Pop-Up

Onedrive Is Not All That Bad

Now that you know how to disable the annoying Microsoft OneDrive pop-up, maybe you can try using it before removing it altogether. Millions are using OneDrive and find it helpful. The next time you see the pop-up, try creating an account and see if it is useful.


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  1. pHROZEN gHOST said on December 23, 2022 at 8:26 pm

    I removed One Drive long ago.

  2. hello, computer! said on December 23, 2022 at 7:28 pm

    I defecated on my Windows computer.

  3. Jody Thornton said on December 22, 2022 at 12:30 pm

    In the title, Shaun should replace “OneDrive Sign-In Pop-Up” wiuth the word “Articles” :D

  4. Service Pack said on December 22, 2022 at 11:34 am

    Not again… Just stop… I know it’s for the clicks but if this doesn’t stop more and more people will stop visiting this site…

    1. Anti Service Pack said on December 22, 2022 at 5:09 pm

      @Service Pack

      No. You stop. Don’t be rude and do speak only yourself.


      Thank you.

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