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PC Settings Issue

  1. #1


    Posts : 2
    Windows 8

    PC Settings Issue


    I am completely new to Windows 8 and some things just baffle me. When I open PC Settings to change something etc.. I do not see where I can exit it. If I scroll my cursor to the upper left side of the screen the desktop pic shows up so I can go back there, but now the PC Settings icon appears whenever my cursor is near the upper left of the screen and switches back to it. This is very frustrating. Is there a way to completely exit out of PC Settings when you're finished?

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,581
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello Sithways, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    Yeah, it takes a bit to get used to. The tutorial below can help show you how to close PC settings and any other modern app or screen in Windows 8.

    Apps - Close in Windows 8

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
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  3. #3


    Posts : 2
    Windows 8


    Worked perfectly... thx!!
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  4. #4


    Posts : 22,581
    64-bit Windows 10


    You're most welcome.
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