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  1. #1

    Posts : 1,720
    Windows 8.1 Pro


    "StartIsBack' is one of the many Start Menu replacement applications available, however, for those wanting one that resembles a Windows 7 Start Menu, this is as close as you're going to get.
    It has a good number of decent features and the cost, after trial, is fairly reasonable.

    One keen feature is the ability to create desktop shortcuts of 'Metro' Apps simply by dragging and dropping:

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    Last edited by Edwin; 13 Aug 2014 at 19:40.

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  2. #2

    I'm used to ClassicShell !

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  3. #3

    Posts : 99
    Windows 8.1 with Bing

    Quote Originally Posted by vrosa View Post
    I'm used to ClassicShell !

    Classic shell makes my Windows Explorer unresponsive
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  4. #4

    Posts : 59
    Windows 8.1.1

    Been using StartIsBack for a long time now!
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  5. #5

    Posts : 279
    64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro

    I've been using Classic Shell since windows eight was released, and have never looked back. It more closely gives you a windows native start up option then any thing out there, and the price can't be beat!
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    Posts : 158
    Windows 7

    Quote Originally Posted by Daxter View Post
    Classic shell makes my Windows Explorer unresponsive
    If you are having performance or freezing problems with Classic Shell, please post in the bug report forum here: Classic Shell ? View forum - Bug Reports and include as much relevant information as you have.
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