How to open Control Panel in Windows 8

This tip is about opening Control Panel in Windows 8 for changing separators in Excel - semicolon to comma, comma to semicolon, comma to point, etc.

There are several different ways how to open it, here are some of them:

I - First way:

    I.1.    Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, choose Settings:

Windows 8 settings icon

    I.2.    In the opened pane choose Control Panel:

Windows 8 settings

II - Second way:

    II.1.    Right-click on the System icon in the Desktop and choose Properties in the popup menu:

Windows 8 system popup

    II.2.    In the opened pane choose Control Panel:

Windows 8 system

III - Third way:

    III.1.    Double-click on the System icon:

Windows 8 system

IV - Forth way:

Click Windows + X:

Windows 8 system