In this post, I’ll show how you can enable the Account Lockout option, specify Account Lockout duration, and set the number of logon attempts allowed before lockout in Windows 8.
Group Policy Editor
Add a startup message in Windows 8 using Group Policy Editor or Registry Editor. The message is shown before users can log into their accounts.
Turn off Microsoft Office 2013 cloud features, which includes sign-in and cloud storage place, using Registry Editor or Local Group Policy Editor.