Windows 10: How do you widen the left side of start menu?


  1. Posts : 30
    Windows 10 Home 64 bit
       26 Nov 2015 #1

    How do you widen the left side of start menu?


    Well with windows 10 and all of it's new and in a lot of cases annoying features is the new start menu layout where the important part of the start menu is thin as hell and the right side is unimportant.

    So how does one make the left side wider so it will list full names and whatnot of things

    Thankies

    Ben
    Last edited by Sketch; 26 Nov 2015 at 23:24. Reason: Glaring typo
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  2.    26 Nov 2015 #2

    You make a suggestion in Windows Feedback, is how.
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  3. Posts : 30
    Windows 10 Home 64 bit
    Thread Starter
       26 Nov 2015 #3

    So you're telling me that even with the whole beta n everything they never got a let us customize the start menu properly req?
    And that no third party has gone and fixed it by now?
    Really?
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  4. Posts : 377
    Windows 10 Pro 64bit v10586.3
       27 Nov 2015 #4

    you grab it by the right side and pull.
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  5.    27 Nov 2015 #5

    Sketch said: View Post
    So you're telling me that even with the whole beta n everything they never got a let us customize the start menu properly req?
    And that no third party has gone and fixed it by now?
    Really?
    I'm sure it has been suggested, but it hasn't been implemented as of yet. I don't know about third party apps; I like the Start Menu in Win 10 so I haven't even looked at third party apps.

    lopedoggie said: View Post
    you grab it by the right side and pull.
    He wants to extend the left side, not the right.
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  6. Posts : 30
    Windows 10 Home 64 bit
    Thread Starter
       27 Nov 2015 #6

    Also my feedback option is dead as I removed it among other useless things like onedrive as I prefer lighter o.s's without unwanted products "built in" (was kinda easy to find guides to remove all the spammy apps)

    So the whole feedback them thing not an option
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  7. Posts : 30
    Windows 10 Home 64 bit
    Thread Starter
       27 Nov 2015 #7

    fracking4oil said: View Post
    I'm sure it has been suggested, but it hasn't been implemented as of yet. I don't know about third party apps; I like the Start Menu in Win 10 so I haven't even looked at third party apps.



    He wants to extend the left side, not the right.
    Yeah this guy is right I want the actual start menu extended sideways not the live tiles which I have turned off as they're more of a tablet thing than a pc user thing.

    Also you're not even a little bit unhappy with the fact that it cuts off so many names in the actual start menu part of it?
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  8.    27 Nov 2015 #8

    If you like the XP or Vista or 7 startmenu, you can dl ClassicShell.
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