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I'm trying to set up a work laptop for SharePoint development. To get it up and running quickly, I used my corporate domain user account as the first managed account. Now, I want to use a local account (as I don't have permissions to create domain accounts) for the managed account and service accounts.

Using this link and this link, I successfully registered the local account as a managed service account in powershell and registered the app pool to run under the local account for both CA and IIS. However, now I am trying to migrate the SharePoint service accounts to use the local managed service account and I'm not having great luck.

The local account shows in CA through Security>Configure managed accounts but when I go to Security>Configure service accounts, the local account does not show up in any of the drop downs for any service accounts.

While I am curious as to exactly why it doesn't show up, I would also be happy if I knew how to move these service accounts from my corporate account to my local account.

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