Here's a keyboard shortcut you can use to quickly pull up the shutdown menu in Windows 8. This is much faster than using the mouse to get the menu to appear. 1. Hit Alt+F4. 2. The Windows 8 shutdown menu will appear. 3. You can choose from the following options: Shut Down Switch User Sign Out Sleep Restart
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