Privided an opening for a third party app!
Stardock Sart8 is what I use but there are others. They are available now. Machine boots right to typical Windows 7 desktop and you still can get to Windows 8 Start screen if you want but you don't have to. Don't understand all the complaining people do about Win8. Faster and usable on any touch screen as well as desktop with mouse and keyboard. "You can lead a horse to water but you can't make it drink!"
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