Display the Desktop instead of the StartScreen when you sign-in to Windows 8.1
You are tired of the Windows 8.1 Start Screen, here's how to boot directly to the Desktop:
- Right click on the taskbar.
- Then click Properties.
- Select the Navigation tab.
- In the "Start Screen " section.
- Check "When I sign in or close all apps on a screen, go to the desktop instead of Start".
- Click on Apply and then on OK.