Customize Windows 8
If you want to customize Windows 8, read our customization tutorials and you will be able to change every aspect of Windows 8, from icons, to wallpapers, themes, screensavers, start menus, colors, taskbars and even how to make Windows 8 look like a new OS
Windows Defender is an excellent feature in Windows that scans your system for malware and spyware. Windows Defender helps your system to keep up in good health and warns you for any possibility of infection. However if you want to turn it on or off in Windows 8 here is how you can do it:
BitLocker is an excellent built-in feature of Windows 8 that lets you lock your hard drives from being misused. This is particularly helpful if you are using a shared system and want to protect your important and sensitive files from being lost or misued by an unauthorized person. This is a free feature and requires no installation of 3rd party apps. Here is how you can encrypt your hard drives using the BitLocker Drive Encryption in Windows 8:
You can quite easily change the color of the Start Screen but what about a custom background wallpaper? Yup, that is possible too!
Installing Windows 8 themes requires you to replace system files, here’s how you would do that in Windows 8
If you are new to customizing Windows, read our tutorial how to install icons in Microsoft’s latest iteration Windows 8