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How do I enable Start Screen to always show ?

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    W10 x64 pro and W8.1 x86

    How do I enable Start Screen to always show ?


    W8.1, no separate accounts set up, just me as administrator.

    On boot up I am taken to the tiled start screen. That's fine. If I go to the desktop and say use IE (the "old one") or open Libraries... or do anything really... and then close whatever was selected I am always returned back to the old desktop.


    Is it possible to enable a "return to start screen". The only settings I have found are these and I unticked the default action but nothing seems to have changed.
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How do I enable Start Screen to always show ?
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