Windows 8 How to Turn People Live Tile Off
If you are like me, sometimes you just don’t want to see your friends and family pictures popping up periodically in the Windows 8 People tile. When you sign in to your email your contact pictures may rotate in the People tile on the Windows 8 Start screen. Learn how to turn off or stop the pictures from appearing in the People tile, it’s easy!From the Windows 8 Start screen move the cursor to the People tile and right click with mouse or tap the right side of the touchpad
If you are using a touch screen press on the People tile until you see a check mark appear behind the top right corner of the tile, then move the tile downward just slightly:
Then the check mark will appear on top of the tile:
Touch, tap or click “Turn live tile off”
Then your People tile will appear without all your family and friends looking back at you!