To access the Control Panel in Windows 8, right-click the Start menu, then click on Control Panel in the pop-up menu. There are many ways to access the Control Panel, but this way is quick and simple.
- Right-click the Start menu
Find the Start menu button on the bottom-left side of the screen. It looks like the Windows logo. Right-click on it to bring up a pop-up menu.
- Find Control Panel in the pop-up menu
Put your clicker over the Control Panel on the menu. It is located near the bottom between Task Manager and Windows Explorer.
- Open the Control Panel
Click on Control Panel to bring it up in a new window.