How to disable the Start Screen at startup in Office programs

How to disable the Start Screen in Office

In recent versions of the Microsoft Office programs, users now see a Start screen appear when any of the programs are launched. This Start Screen gives you quick access to various functions such as any recent files you have opened and the ability to choose a new blank document or file or various templates which […]

Customise Windows 8.1 to display the desktop at Start-up

A common complaint I hear about Windows 8 and 8.1 is the fact that the computer does not display the desktop at Start-up. Instead, it goes straight to the new Start Screen. Windows 8 saw the introduction of the start screen which automatically appeared once your computer has started up. This used to drive me […]

Customise the Windows 8.1 Start Screen

I don’t think I need to discuss in depth the issues that users have had when migrating to the Microsoft Windows 8.0 and 8.1 operating systems. It was meant to be a new approach and unfortunately, users were just not amused at the new interface. Having said that I had used Microsoft Windows 8.0 on […]