looking back, windows phones never took off. Nothing is faster! 0 2 years ago Reply PeterFnet It should be mentioned that a future update will bring back a native start menu. 1 2 years ago Reply coip Right, The reason being that the desktop environment is just as good for non-touch in some aspects and much MUCH better in others than the modern environment. It's OK that you have a choice to go between both the desktop and the touch experience, but when other people complain about the start button then they are just bitching? this content
Never fear, alternatives are here. I understand you take up the butt, by Micorsoft as well. OS X is not your simple operating system like Apple Classic OS was. Not that hard. https://www.eightforums.com/software-apps/43809-classic-shell-but-also-boot-too-desktop.html
You can even access Modern apps either through individual shortcuts or an entire folder. Looks so out of place. 0 2 years ago Reply iyae Update 1 broke the start screen functionality; I.e. Windows 8 leads with tiles, apps, sync -- and a learning curve, too Hold on to your hats, Windows fans: there's a new operating system in town.
Chris And because of MS's foolishness, they are also headed for the ditch. zaf nice. If you went ahead and enabled the ability mentioned above to “minimize Windows Store apps to the taskbar”, you will also see a minimize button next to the close button. Windows 8 Classic Start Menu However, just trying to open the Start Screen in a RDP session is a PITA especially if one is under a lot of stress at the moment.
So the Job is just half done at MS. Classic Shell Not Working Windows 10 In my case, I ended up with over 25,000 corrupted files. Arash Jafari Excuse me but how much money do you exactly loose in 5 min? http://www.askvg.com/how-to-skip-metro-start-screen-and-boot-directly-into-desktop-in-windows-8/ You advice can't be taken SERIOUSLY!!!!!
One perfect example, in WP81 you have to prepare for your app to be terminated and restarted before you call the FilePicker API! Windows 8.1 Classic Start Menu They don't want it everywhere. Microsoft lopped off the Start menu in Windows 8 to force people to use the Start screen. Metro doesn't even load like it does in Classic Shell, & there is less delay to desktop.
http://www.facebook.com/Kezzez8 Daniel Younker I would call your problems operator error. https://www.extremetech.com/computing/141702-how-to-bring-the-start-menu-and-button-back-to-windows-8/2 Tim I wonder how much profit they lost because of the Start Button? Windows 8 Start Button Missing From Taskbar But there's some trickiness to figuring out how it all fits together. Change Windows 8 Start Menu To Look Like Windows 7 And this is on a system with at least 512 MB of system memory.
Back to top This is document bcqy in the Knowledge Base. http://scanrelief.com/windows-8/cannot-boot-windows-8-pro-x86-unless-i-press-f12-network-boot.html I dont own a WP yet, my partner has a Lumia 920 and it smokes everything else ive had my hands, i prefer it to the S3, i cant stand looking Perhaps 9?) Vista: Mimic Vista Start Menu Windows 7: Mimic Windows 7 Start Menu Windows 10: Mimic Windows 10 Start Menu Skinnable: Include option to download/update menu. You see the beauty of the new touch UI as soon as you use it on a tablet. How To Get Start Menu In Windows 8 Like Windows 7
BECAUSE it is a pain to change habits - especially when we are stressed by just making a buck today and can be fired - not for incompetence - but just Honestly, I don't want to fish through that slow old labyrinth of menus anymore and the start screen works fine with mouse and keyboard... http://www.facebook.com/xxcorpxx Chris Woodward Exactly! have a peek at these guys M$ knows that desktops for the majority of their home users are going away replaced by smart phones and pads.
First of all download and install Classic Shell software using following link: Download Classic Shell for Windows 2. Boot Directly To Desktop Windows 10 A handy search field at the bottom can track down any application, file, or other item on your PC. It will take much longer to learn to navigate this disastrous new UI that only fanboys and children seem to like.
http://www.facebook.com/people/Jim-Phong/100001178973449 Jim Phong Who wants touch buys and iPad. Available from Iobit, Start Menu 8 is a basic Start menu with enough options to tweak it to your tastes. But what is definitely annyoing is the constant switching between Metro apps and Desktop apps. Disable Windows 8 Start Screen On Startup I tried standalone install still aftr 99% it will say following updates were not installed.
I could go on and on. http://www.facebook.com/xxcorpxx Chris Woodward Still waiting for what is wrong. You can also close the app by clicking on the familiar X in the upper right corner. check my blog Fail?
Its as ugly as your mirror, annoying, a total hinderence to actual work, and full of bugs. Every point is Rock solid. You can shutdown with the physical power button, swipe right to left and tap the power button or with the mouse which contrary to what you’re saying is still the same I have always moved effortlessly between the desktop and Start screen and use legacy and Modern apps without any "jarring" sensation.
Get a clue before posting such bile. And before I could right click and keep right clicking to select multple apps (I can still do this in xbox music). http://www.facebook.com/ronald.stepp Ronald Stepp And yet… it worked over the years with no major reeducation required unlike Win8. That’s the time it takes to learn how the new UI works.
Even with that option enabled, you can still click on the Windows key to get to the Start screen or press Win+C to activate the Charms bar. That'd be much less jarring. 0 2 years ago Reply anon(5445874) +920/surfacepro 0 2 years ago Reply iyae Except its not. Note: This setting does not technically skip the new Windows 8 Start screen; rather, it immediately forwards you to the desktop. Windows 8 and up are primarly touch-screen and tablet OSs.
So far (2 hour-old Win8 virgin) it looks like the only way to put a Win8.1 PC into stand-by with the keyboard is - Winwows key, tab, tab, tab, enter, down, I will likely get another Windows Phone. http://www.facebook.com/ronald.stepp Ronald Stepp Disagreeing with you on a blog is not "hating." Maybe the fact that the overwhelming majority of people don't like Win8 should set some alarms ringing, not just The MetroUI was already marketed by Microsoft on WindowsPhone7.x and what was the result? 2-3% market share… Where the heck was the love for MetroUI anywhere in the world ?
Save the file as - Show Desktop.scf (actually any name you want, just remember it) When you see the file it will have the Desktop icon but it will not have Try using a Windows XP machine after using Windows Vista, 7 and now 8 for so long. but the whiners are; by nature, stupid and loud enough to vocalize en masse. -2 2 years ago Reply Dude Smith Yea, well the "whiners" as you call them in my Plus it only cost me $40 compared to $299 for 7 Ultimate.