Windows 8.1 provides a number of options for shutting itself down. Let us count the ways:
The easiest method to exit Windows 8.1 is through the new Start button. Simply right-click on the Start button to display a pop-up menu of features and commands. Click on the command to Shut down or sign out. A submenu appears with such options as Sign out, Sleep, Shut down, and Restart. Click on Shut down to power down your PC.
You can also use the method introduced in Windows 8. Launch the Charms bar, click on the Settings charm, and then … Read more