Windows 10 has brought back a start menu, but the focus is heavily on apps, which are preloaded and pre-organized and are viewed as tiles rather than in the simple list of programs in Windows 7. The start menu is there, but consumers may feel the brunt of this app-focused layout. Start10 returns the familiar start menu to Windows 10, and allows for additional look and feel customization with just the couple of clicks of a mouse.
Start10 brings a more familiar look and feel to the Windows 10 start menu. The new start menu in Windows 10 has a very app-focused layout, and Start10 helps users with a familiar Windows 7 style layout, and also offers additional customization with just a few mouse clicks.
Start10 also maintains the familiar “folders” metaphor. Right now in the Windows start menu everything is listed in alphabetic order, which can make the start menu quite long, whereas in previous versions of Windows applications like Word, Excel and the other Office applications were found in the “Microsoft Office” folder on the start menu.
In Windows 10 the search bar has been taken out of the start menu and placed on the task bar. Start10 allows you to have the search functionality back in your start menu.
Start10 v1.9 (1.91) changelog:
Fixed some fonts not painting correctly when using Windows 10 beta UTF-8 option
Fixed Start10 button resize issue
Fixed Start10 uninstall showing multiple entries
Fixes issue with jumplists for calculator and edge so they no longer prompt about not finding a file.
Fixed issues in beta 1.90 where it broke other - 'most recently used' jumplists.
May fix 'Update and Shutdown / restart' - size / clipping issue with some reported WindowBlinds skins
Updated French and Dutch translations
Start10 is only $4.99. For more information about Start10, please visit www.start10.com.
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