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Windows 8.1: The Missing Manual by David Pogue

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Chapter 2. Customizing the Lock, Login & Start Screens

As you know from Chapter 1, you pass through three Windows 8 screens before you can actually start getting any work done: the Lock screen, the Login screen, and the Start screen.

Since you’ll be spending so much time facing these bastions of modern software design, you’ll be glad that you can tweak them to your liking—or, in some cases, eliminate them altogether. Here’s the scoop.

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