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Windows and the Start Button

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    Windows and the Start Button

    I want to know if its possible to have the start button installed and still have the window key take you back to metro start. The problem I am having is that with start button installed, windows key always defaults to the start button I installed instead of metro start... What am I doing wrong?


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    Win7 Ult on DIY; Win8 Pro on MBP/Parallels; Win7 Ult on MBP/Boot Camp; Win7 Ult/Win8 Pro on HP

    You might want to use this tutorial: "Start" Screen Shortcut - Create in Windows 8

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    7/8/ubuntu/Linux Deepin

    Which start button have you installed ?

    Most of them have an option in "settings" to choose what the windows key does.
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    Yes...exactly what SIW2 said...just right click the start button, properties and select your option.
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  5. #5

    You can do what you want with both classic startas well as start 8.
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