Windows 10: Start menu ??????

  1.    20 Jan 2016 #1

    Start menu ??????

    Is it possible to have the start menu open with all apps as default?

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  2.    20 Jan 2016 #2

    Hi, a much better option is to use Classic Shell (free) which gives you a Win 7 or XP-like menu - if you like, expanding across the screen as you browse it.

    That expresses the normal hierarchical start menu including all its folders.

    In the Win 10 menu you will find subfolders are not even shown- their contents are. Thus you might see

    - all for different programs.

    Classic Shell will also let you navigate thru the universal apps via a folder you can add as an option.
    And did I mention you can change the start button?
    Oh, and you can still launch the Win 10 start menu with a key combination.
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  3.    20 Jan 2016 #3

    Classic Shell's menu also has an option to open All Programs directly and automatically when you click the Start button. Go to Main Menu tab in its Settings and check the option "Open automatically" under All Programs style.
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  4.    20 Jan 2016 #4

    xpclient: that changes the format of Classic Shell's display, not the way the Win 10 menu is displayed. If you also enable universal apps to be shown in Classic Shell, they still appear as one folder in the list shown by Classic Shell.
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  5.    21 Jan 2016 #5

    Ok thanks everyone who responded
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  6.    25 Jan 2016 #6

    @dalchina, I was replying to the original poster's question about how he can have the Classic Start menu open with All apps by default instead of using the Windows 10 menu. I know how Classic Shell works since I do its testing. :)
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