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Windows 10 Absolute Beginner’s Guide by Alan Wright

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24. Using Your Microsoft Account for Purchases

In This Chapter

Understanding Xbox Services

Adding a Method of Payment in the Windows Store

Managing Payment Information for Your Microsoft Account

If you watch movies, listen to music, or play videogames on your computer, you will want to know how to use your Microsoft account to make purchases in the Windows Store and elsewhere. Microsoft has gathered several services together and tied them all to the Microsoft account. So even if a person has used separate services in the past like Xbox Live or Xbox Music, these are now managed by your Microsoft account. Having a Microsoft account allows you to sync content, preferences, and gaming achievements across several devices. A Microsoft account ...

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