You can open and run the Windows-8 WordPad whit different ways, here are two ways how you can find and start the Windows 8 and 8.1 WordPad.
... Solution-1: run WordPad via Run Command dialog
... Solution-2: start the WordPad via Windows-8 Start search
Pleas press the Hot-Key [Windows+R] and enter the Command wordpad or wordpad.exe
(... see Image-1 Arrow-1) and Windows 8 will start and run the Text-Editor Word-Pad.
See also: ... How to uninstall programs in Windows 8!
and: ... create desktop shortcut to WordPad on Windows-8.1 or pin on start!
To start the WordPad in Windows-8 via Windows-8 Search, please use the Hot-Key [Windows] and enter the text wordpad. The windows-8 search will find and show you the Wordpad program! Start the WordPad via click or tap on the Word-Pad Icon (Symbol). (... see Image-2 Arrow-1 and 2)
FAQ 111: Updated on: July 24th 2014 13:06