How to Get to Control Panel in Windows 8

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How Do I Get to the Windows 8 Control Panel and Administrative Features?

Windows 8's Control Panel lets users or administrators configure the operating system however they like. Although Control Panel can be used to perform most administrative tasks that affect the computer globally, many user specific tasks can also be performed.

How to Get to the Control Panel in Windows 8

Step-by-step instructions are provided below:

  1. Log on to Windows 8 computer with the administrator account.
  2. Click Desktop tile from the Start screen to go to the desktop.
  3. Once on the desktop screen, hover mouse to the bottom right corner.
  4. From the displayed options, click Settings.