They'd have to use Search, activate "All Apps" or go to the file location.
It is the single most hated feature of the W8 series.
No other item is mentioned anywhere near as often (maybe the hidden controls).
I suspect that it is "The Reason" that the W8 series has such sluggish sales.
MS wants businesses (the market sector that generates MS' income) to use W10.
Businesses seem to have little interest in the W8 series.
I suspect that MS has noticed that their licensed business users convert their new W8 PCs to W7 (as soon as they get them).