When Windows 10 was officially launched, it aimed to provideusers worldwide both with a familiar interface and with numerousfunctions to increase their productivity.
However, if you are one of the people who consider the Start Menucould still use some work, especially when it comes to simplifyingit, you can try Start10.
Windows 10’s Start Menu can resemble the one in Windows7
Due to Start10, you get the possibility to make the Start Menu onyour Windows 10 computer resemble the one included in Windows7.
This means that it comes with a Search box for looking up files,folders or programs, while also including multiple power options(sign out, lock, restart, shutdown or hibernate).
Change the theme and colors of the Start Menu
If you have some time to spare, you can experiment with the manycustomization options of Start10 until you are pleased with theoutcome.
For example, you can switch to a different Start Menu style ortheme, as well as choose a custom PNG or BMP image for the Startbutton. The transparency and the texture colors can be altered aswell, with only a few mouse clicks.
Once you have selected a new configuration, you can simply open theStart Menu and view its changed looks in real-time, without needingto restart the PC.
Customize the icons and shortcuts shown in the StartMenu
Due to Start10, you can also personalize the links displayed inyour Start Menu, even if you are not a computer expert. You canselect the folders that should be accessible in the right-handside, as well as define their opening behavior.
The newly installed apps can be highlighted in the Start Menu, tomake them more noticeable, and the number of large icons can beuser-defined.
All in all, Start10 can come in handy to all those who liked theStart Menu in Windows 7, and are looking for its familiar feelwhile benefiting from the functions of Windows 10.
Here are some Key Features of “Start10”:
– Search menu is back in the Start menu
– Restores the quick links to core system functionality
– Maintains the “All Programs” folder metaphor
– Texture can be applied to Start10 background and taskbar
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