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How to quickly show the Desktop in Windows 8

Description: This article will show you how to quickly go from a crowded desktop full of open windows to an empty desktop.

  1. From the Windows 8 desktop interface right-click on the Taskbar and then click on Show the Desktop.
    Windows 8 Desktop, Multiple Items Open
  2. All open windows will minimize to the taskbar and show the computers desktop as shown below.
    Windows 8 Desktop, All Items Minimized