Windows8.1: How to switch Internet Explorer View from Metro UI to Classic UI?
We all know that the Metro User Interface (UI) in Windows 8.1 is basically designed for a touch-screen interface. But, if you have installed Windows 8.1 operating system on a PC which is not touch enabled, you might come across several difficulties while working on this UI.
To make it simpler, it would be better for you to switch Internet Explorer view in Windows 8.1 from Metro UI to Classic UI. Â But, you might be thinking that the process would be quite complicated. Let me make it clear that it is very easy to change the UI in Windows 8.1 with our step-by-step solution steps.
Here are the steps to switch Internet Explorer view from Metro UI to Classic UI in Windows 8.1:
- If you are on the ‘Start’ screen then click the ‘Internet Explorer’ tile to open it in Metro User Interface.
- Right-click on the webpage to get additional options.
- Click on the ‘Wrench’ icon at the bottom menu bar and select ‘View on the desktop’ option.
- It will switch the view of Internet Explorer webpage from Metro User Interface to Classic User Interface.
Wasn’t that easy? Aren’t these steps easy to follow and apply on your Windows 8.1-based PC? If you need, you can further simplify the process by going through our video solution which is posted below. Click the play option given in the below window for a quick recall of the above-mentioned steps.