Do you want to know how to disable Windows 8 narrator? Well this should help. Here is two simple guides for disabling the feature.
Disabling Windows 8 Narrator (Part 1)
Select “Control Panel” (right click on a blank area on the screen; click “ALL APPS” on the menu bar that appear at the bottom, under “Windows Accessories” click “Control Panel”).
The Control Panel window opens on the desktop, click the “EASE OF ACCESS” option.
Window will appear displaying “Ease of Access Center”; click “Make the Computer Easier to See”.
Uncheck the “Turn on Narrator” box.
Click “Apply” and then click “OK”.
Restart the system and your good to go.The feature should know be disabled.
An Alternative Way to Disable Windows 8 Narrator
This method requires you to change the configuration settings of that application within windows:
1. StepYou have to type the path below in the run window (press Window key and R key)
“C:\Windows\ system 32” (no spaces).
The system32 file opens, and within that file , you will see an icon called “narrator.exe”.
Right click on that icon; click “Properties”, then “Security” and finally to “Advanced”.
Now you have to change the Owners name. Within the Advanced setting, change the Owner Name from “SYSTEM” to your name by clicking the Change Icon in the Owners Field. When completed click OK and accept the warning on modifying security and system files, by clicking YES.
Remain on the Properties Option, you need to click EDIT and then add yourself in the “GROUP OR USERNAMES:” region.
You can restrict the access of “READ AND EXECUTE” and “READ” options for the narrator.exe.
Then click “OK”, a warning will be shown about modifying security on system files, click “YES” and move on.
Now you have re-change the owners name, from your name to “SYSTEMS”. So click on the Change Icon and make the necessary corrections.
When completed, click on “OK” button. This will save all the changes you have just made.