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How to Do Everything Windows 8 by Mary Branscombe

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Make Windows 8 Your Own
HOW TO…
   Change Windows settings
   Explore the Control Panel
   Change your password
   Set up Family Safety
Now that you know how to use the Start screen and customize the way Windows looks, it’s time to learn how to change your settings and how to work with different user accounts. First we’ll look at some of the most useful settings that control the way Windows 8 works straight from the Settings charm. We’ll also explain where to look for different settings, now that there are two places to set preferences: in the new PC Settings area, and in the Control Panel.
Change Common Options with the Settings Charm

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