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I can't find the start-button on Windows 8.

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    Where is the start-button?; Windows 8

    I can't find the start-button on Windows 8... Also the normal, not the start thing when you press the startbutton on the keyboard. i know my pc, but now its gone... Can someone help me? I got a picture of the deskop, so... Please help me!!!!!Click image for larger version

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    Windows 10 Pro Prieview x64

    There isn't one. You could look in this thread to find a third party application to replicate the missing functionality.

    A List Of Start Menu Replacements for Windows 8

    Many here seem to like the classic shell version.
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    You could also move your cursor to the bottom left corner and right click.
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    Sloe Deth, Californicatia
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    Windows 8 Pro with Media Center/Windows 7

    StartiSback is pretty good, I just started using it. If you don't wanna use Metro at all, you can still find ex7forW8, they got it at Afterdawn. It shuts up the Start Screen and sticks the real Windows 7 Start Button back in, you have to have a Windows 7 install disk 32 or 64 according to what 8 you have installed.
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I can't find the start-button on Windows 8.

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