StartW8 is a FREE but powerful tool for Windows 8 users. Do you prefer desktop to modern UI? Would you like to log-on directly to desktop? And than use Start menu for running your apps? Then it's right for you. StartW8 allows users to access their apps and folders with greater ease as it adds a fully-functional Start Menu to their Windows 8 computer/notebook. Users can also easily search a specific file or program by entering a relevant keyword, or they can simply shut down their PC, reboot or switch users.
StartW8 key features:
- Automatically switch to desktop immediately after signing in
- Added Windows 7 style Start menu
- Activate menu with Win key
- Log off, lock and turn off buttons
- Traditional search field
- Favorite applications
- All user configurable
- Support for silent installation
- Multilingual support
What's new in this version:
- Start Menu context menu for favourite items (e.g. Run as administrator).
- Start Menu context menu for All programs.
- Right Menu items context menu (e.g. Computer manage).
- 14 StartW8 Start Menu translations included (English, Czech, ChineseSimplified, ChineseTraditional, Dutch, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, Slovak, Spanish).
- New Right Menu items - Download + Run command.
- Check for update button in StartW8 setting dialog