Windows 8: How to Log off a user?
From Windows 95 to Windows 7, the Power Control has always been accessible for users by simply going to the Windows Start menu. But, since Windows 8 is specifically optimized for tablets where users generally don’t require shutting down or restarting a lot, this Metro Start Menu only contains the options to Lock and Log off Windows.
When you Log off your Windows 8, all of the apps you were using are closed, but the PC isn’t turned off. It all the more makes certain things easier for users. Another person can Log in without needing to restart the PC –but if by any chance someone else turns off the PC, then also your info won’t be lost.
Don’t know how to Log off your Windows 8? Here are the steps to Log off a user in Windows 8:
- Click on the ‘Username’ or ‘User Image’ on the top right corner of the Start Screen and click on ‘Sign out’ from the menu that appears
- The user will be logged off from the computer.
Aren’t the steps short and simple? You must have got to know your Windows 8 in a very easy manner. Operating Windows 8 is also easy. You just need to know how to access each and every feature of Windows 8. We have also uploaded a video solution that will also guide you through the process, but in a much easier manner.