Start Menu 8 v1.1 available now
Bringing back the Windows® “Start” menu
The Best Start Menu Replacement for Windows 8
Start Menu 8 is specially designed for Window 8. It offers a perfect solution for users who work with Windows Start Menu all the time and are not accustomed to the new Metro start screen in Windows 8. This smart tool brings back both the start button and Windows Start Menu, and offers the option to skip Metro start page, allowing users who only work on desktop to boot to Windows 8 desktop directly. It’s the best start menu replacement for Windows8.
+ Added user manual
+ Added the option to press Win key to open Metro
+ Added MetroApps and Settings interface in the right pane of the Start menu
+ Added the option to display the number of recently used programs
+ Added Start menu icons
+ Optimized the style of Start menu button
+ Optimized the response of Start button
- Deleted the option to install Advanced SystemCare Ultimate
* Fixed general bugs
1. Send your Feedback
- E-mail us your suggestions or comments directly: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Join discussion on our forums
The top 10 most valuable beta contributors will be given a Special Present. And their names will be printed in the StartMenu Final version.
2. Share Start Menu 8 with your families, friends, and colleagues
- Share on Facebook
- Share on Twitter
- Share on Google+
3. Download Free
Any other minimum requirements:
1GHz processor or faster processor
1GB (32bit)/ 2GB (64bit) of RAM
16GB (32bit)/ 20GB (64bit) of free hard disk space
DirectX9 graphics device with WDDM
4. Key Benefits
Get back to the frequently used programs easily.
Provide hotkeys activate and deactivate functions.
Provide multiple options for power button settings
Switch to Metro smoothly by one click.
FREE and award- winning customer support for all users.
Improved Support for Windows 8
"Small font & Large font" function
Access to the usually used applications
"Deactivate hotkeys” when full-screen task is detected
Fast "Switch to Metro" function
Provide Multiple options for "Power button settings"
Provide "Search" Function
Provide multiple options for “Power” button
Added multiple language files
Improved user interface
7. Help us translate
Please download StartMenu8 Language.lng firstly.
Please help us translate both of them via following method:
- Open the '.lng' file with Windows "NotePad" or any other text editors. And you can translate these English words into your own language now.
- All you need to do is translating the words to the right of “=”. Note: Please Do not translate "%s", "%d", "<a>%s</a>" or "<a>%d</a>".
- Please strictly follow the format. Please send you translations to email@example.com
(edit: We should not allow downloads of translations to be attached. They should be vetted by you prior to posting them. This would be a great avenue for malware.)
Thanks -so- much in advance!