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Icons on Start But Not Apps Screen ?

  1. #1

    Posts : 19
    Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit

    Icons on Start But Not Apps Screen ?

    Hi guys,

    Can I have icons on the Start screen that do not show up on the Apps screen ?


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  2. #2

    Posts : 22,582
    64-bit Windows 10

    Hello Emperor,

    Sure, you can. Anything that you "Pin to Start" from another location will not be added to the Apps screen. It only pins to the Start screen.

    Start Screen - Pin or Unpin App, Folder, or Drive in Windows 8

    If you like, you can add and remove items from the Apps screen though. Be sure to read the warning in the tutorial below though.

    "Apps" Screen - Add or Remove Items in Windows 8

    Hope this helps,
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