How do I shutdown Windows 8?
The only method I could find out while usage is drag to top right, then go to settings, click on power button and click again on shutdown. Sounds too much.
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Press the on/off switch.
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You can make a tile in the start menu for a Windows 8 shutdown.
Step 1: Right-click on a open area of your desktop, then go to New and select Shortcut. (Credit: Screenshot by Ed Rhee/CNET) Step 2: In the location box, type shutdown /p to shut down Windows 8 immediately or shutdown /r /t 0 to reboot Windows 8 immediately. Click Next to continue. (Credit: Screenshot by Ed Rhee/CNET) Step 3: Type a name for your shortcut, then click the Finish button. Step 4: Right-click on the shortcut from your desktop and select Pin to Start. (Credit: Screenshot by Ed Rhee/CNET) Step 5: Go back to the Start screen and verify that your new shutdown tile appears.