Joanna has lost the option to hibernate in her start menu. We look at one trick to get it back. Continue reading
How a few simple changes can make Windows 8.1 look and act more like Windows 7. Desktop? Start Menu? We show you how to make it happen. Continue reading
Miss the Windows Start Menu? Take full advantage of the Windows 8 Search Charm and you may not miss it at all. Continue reading
A super quick tip for those frustrated by the lack of a Start Menu in Windows 8. There is a way to pull-up an almost-Start Menu by hitting a couple of keys. Continue reading
Question: When I bring up my start menu, I don’t see my list of programs, like my word processor. Everything is gone, how do I get my word processor on the list, as well as my other programs that I use frequently? Answer: It’s a pretty easy fix, here’s how to do it. Continue reading
So you’ve purchased a new computer or upgraded your existing computer to Windows 8 and discovered the Start Menu has been removed. You can use the new Windows 8 interface to search for programs pretty easily, but wouldn’t it be nice if some part of the Start Menu lived on? Well good news everyone… Continue reading
This tutorial shows you how to use the classic start menu of Windows in Windows 8 developer preview, without disabling the Metro user interface of Windows 8. Continue reading
Elaine from Dallas, Texas, asks:
I had small icons in my WinXP menu. Is there any way to get them in my Vista Start menu?
Hi, Elaine! Yes, there sure is. And it’s pretty easy, too.
To get small icons in your Start menu in Vista:
First, go to your Start button and right-click on it. Left… Continue reading