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Is there a way to start W8.1 to desktop?
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In desktop... right click on taskbar and select properties.

From properties window --- select navigation tab

Put a checkmark next to : “When I sign in or close all apps on a screen, go to the desktop instead of Start”.
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Use classicShell (free) from <Classicshell.net>.
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