Easily Shut Down Windows 8
Edited by 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".
Click "Shut down". 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.
Click "Shut down". 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.
Click "Settings". 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.
Click "Shut down". 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.
Press "OK". 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. Thank you for watching VisiHow. If you have any comments or questions, please leave them in the comments section below.
Video: Easily Shut Down Windows 8
Recent edits by: Amanda, Lukward Thomason