Easily Shut Down Windows 8
Lukward Thomason, Amanda, Eng
Hi, you're watching VisiHow. This is a tutorial of several easy ways to shut down Windows 8 computers.
One way to shut a Windows 8 computer down is by accessing the Quick Access menu
One way to access this menu is to right-click on the Start Menu button in the lower left corner of the screen.
Alternatively, press the Windows key and the "x" key at the same time
The Quick Access menu will open in the lower left corner of the screen.
Click "Shut down or sign out"
This is one of the ways to shut down a Windows 8 computer. Let's look at another way.
Press the Windows key and the "I" key at the same time
We will be brought to Settings.
Click the "Power" button
The same thing can be done by opening the sidebar with the mouse cursor.
To open it, move the mouse cursor either to the upper right corner of the screen, or lower right corner
Do the same thing by clicking "Power" and then "Shut down". Now let's look at a third way to do this, by going to the Start Menu.
Click the Start Menu button in the lower left corner of the screen
Move the mouse cursor to the lower right corner of the screen
Let's look at a fourth way.
Go back to the desktop by clicking "Desktop"
Press "Alt" and "F4" at the same time
Select "Shut down" from the dropdown menu
In our case, for the sake of the tutorial, we're going to press "Cancel".
This concludes our tutorial on several easy ways to shut down Windows 8 computers
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