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Will the Real re-named Metro name please stand up

  1. #21


    Posts : 2,156
    Win7 Ult on DIY; Win8 Pro on MBP/Parallels; Win7 Ult on MBP/Boot Camp; Win7 Ult/Win8 Pro on HP


    Quote Originally Posted by skallal View Post
    Post-Modern UI...
    I like it. Maybe Neapolitan also.

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  2. #22


    Quote Originally Posted by FuturDreamz View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by CalBear View Post
    Its like "open the Frig" or "Xerox the list". Once its there you can't change it. You do know what a Frig is, don't you?
    a Fridge?
    Sorry, yes a Fridge :-)
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  3. #23


    Posts : 162
    Windows 8 Pro


    Quote Originally Posted by davehc View Post
    The start screen (Metro) Also shows and launches non metro apps. _ Just like the legacy start menu, but with ugly icons instead of text.
    You are correct, you can put tiles on the start screen for desktop software. I prefer the desktop. I can make folders to organize my icons. If there is ever support for folders on the start screen then I will think about using the start screen on my desktop PC.
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  4. #24


    Madrid, Spain
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    Windows 8.1 x64


    It should be called Fail UI.
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  5. #25


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    Windows 8 pro Retail


    It is simply called "Start".
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  6. #26


    Posts : 162
    Windows 8 Pro


    How about tile screen or tiles menu
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  7. #27


    Quote Originally Posted by jbfoster View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by davehc View Post
    The start screen (Metro) Also shows and launches non metro apps. _ Just like the legacy start menu, but with ugly icons instead of text.
    You are correct, you can put tiles on the start screen for desktop software. I prefer the desktop. I can make folders to organize my icons. If there is ever support for folders on the start screen then I will think about using the start screen on my desktop PC.
    I also have my most used folders on my start screen.
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