Applies To: Windows 8.1
GoToDesktopOnSignIn specifies to go to the desktop instead of Start Screen when signing in or when all the apps on a screen are closed.
Specifies to go to the desktop instead of Start Screen when signing in or when all the apps on a screen are closed.
Specifies to go to the Start Screen instead of desktop when signing in or when all the apps on a screen are closed.
The default value of GoToDesktopOnSignIn depends on the selected power platform role.
It’s recommended that both settings, GoToDesktopOnSignIn and ShowWindowsStoreAppsOnTaskbar, be set to a consistent value, either both set to true or both set to false.
For a list of the supported Windows® editions and architectures that this component supports, see Microsoft-Windows-Shell-Setup.
The following XML output specifies to go to the desktop on sign in and to show Windows Store apps on the taskbar.
<DesktopOptimization> <GoToDesktopOnSignIn>true</GoToDesktopOnSignIn> <ShowWindowsStoreAppsOnTaskbar>true</ShowWindowsStoreAppsOnTaskbar> </DesktopOptimization>