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windows 8 and SBS 2011 compatibility

skipbowt asked
Last Modified: 2016-11-23
I just installed windows 2008 pro on my dell precision laptop M4300 previously running windows XP. and connected it to my domain controller running SBS 2011 with no problem.  I can access the network with no problem.  I am having difficulty logging off though.  The only option I see is, "sign out" on my user icon options on the start screen.

Are these two versions compatible?
How do I log off the domain?
When I sign out, it starts to do something but then returns to the start screen and I am still "Signed In".  Even if I restart the computer, it restarts and automatically logs me in.  
As a side issue, is this a security issue between the two operating systems?
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